There's new data regarding rare cases of blood clotting in COVID-19 patients and vaccine recipients; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
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New Research Finds Risk Of CVT Is Higher After Being Infected With COVID-19 Than After Getting VaccinatedThere's new data regarding rare cases of blood clotting in COVID-19 patients and vaccine recipients; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Investigation Into Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine ContinuesInvestigators are working feverishly to determine whether the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine may have caused serious brain blood clots in six women; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Researchers Investigating Rare Reports Of Patients Developing Blood Clots After Receiving Johnson & Johnson VaccineThe FDA and the CDC are waiting for researchers to determine if the Johnson & Johnson vaccine causes or is related to blood clots; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Clearing Up Confusion About Safety And Efficacy Of Johnson & Johnson COVID VaccineThere have been reports of vaccinated people getting COVID and concerns over the supply and effectiveness of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Dentists Seeing More Patients Experiencing Teeth Grinding, Clenching Amid COVID-19 PandemicDoctors say COVID-19 can damage the lungs, heart, blood vessels and almost any organ in the body, but now, unexpected damage is showing up in our teeth; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
COVID Variant Concerns ContinueThe variant circulating in Brazil is becoming more concerning for infectiousness and severity. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Study Examines Neurological Symptoms In COVID-19 Long HaulersA disturbing number of COVID patients become long haulers even after they get over the initial infection. Now, a first-of-its-kind study looks at what neurological symptoms are most common in COVID-19 long haulers; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Moderna Now Testing COVID Vaccine In Younger ChildrenModerna is now testing its COVID vaccine in younger children, including, as of Tuesday, kids from as young as 6 months old; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Dr. Max Gomez Q&A With Moderna CEO Stephane BancelWhile the COVID vaccine rollout continues to accelerate, new questions are popping up. Will the shots cover the new variants, will we need boosters or annual vaccines? CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez gets answers.
Medical Experts Recommend Screening For Lung Cancer Earlier In LifeLung cancer is by far the number one cancer killer in the United States with more than 131,000 deaths this year alone. Doctors say that number could be reduced if people were screened and the cancer found early; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Doctors Finding Evidence Of Heart Damage In COVID SurvivorsMore COVID survivors are becoming long haulers, suffering a variety of symptoms long after their original infection passes. As doctors look deeper into the syndrome, they're finding disturbing evidence of heart damage; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Working From Home Leading To Neck, Back Pain Problems For SomeCOVID-19 has caused all sorts of health problems, and there's one you may not have connected to the pandemic. Doctors are seeing a lot of neck and back pain, but CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez says it's not from the coronavirus itself; it's from working at home.
CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez Has A Look At Johnson & Johnson's COVID VaccineDaily vaccinations are now at 1.7 million Americans, with the total now over 49 million who have gotten at least one shot. That number is expected to go up even faster with the rollout of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
More Contagious COVID Variant Found In New York CityThe new variant may be able to evade present vaccines. But vaccine companies are already on the case. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
New COVID Variant Detected In New York CityThe new variant may be able to evade present vaccines and drugs. But vaccine companies are already on the case. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine Nears ApprovalJohnson and Johnson's one-shot COVID vaccine is getting closer to being cleared for use; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
COVID Vaccine Can Cause Swelling For Patients Who Have Facial FillersAs the scramble to deliver and administer COVID vaccines continues, there's a potential side effect to the shot that you may not have heard of. It can cause swelling in the face in people who have had a certain cosmetic procedure, but CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez says it's treatable.
COVID Vaccine Clinical Trial For Children Underway In BritainAs more people begin to qualify for COVID vaccines, there is one group that is excluded from getting vaccinated -- children. That may be changing as a clinical trial with children gets underway in Britain; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Researchers Finding More And More Variants Of COVID In The U.S.As the vaccine continues to roll out, with bumps, across the country, another COVID-19 issue is also spreading. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Yale Researchers Discover Cancerous Skin Tumors May Be Treated With Injection Of NanoparticlesThere’s been a lot said about nanoparticles being the key to Moderna’s and Pfizer’s COVID vaccines. But now they may be used to treat cancer. CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez reports it could be as easy as a simple skin injection.
AstraZeneca-Oxford's COVID Vaccine May Be Nearing Emergency Authorization, But Questions RemainAnother COVID vaccine may be nearing emergency authorization in the United States, and it may also help prevent the spread of the virus, but CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez says there are still some questions about the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine.
Getting Reinfected With COVID May Be More Common Than Previously Thought, Study SuggestsPeople who have been previously infected with the coronavirus may not be as protected as they think, but there's a chance a single vaccine dose will do the trick; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Legendary Singer Tony Bennett Diagnosed With Alzheimer'sThe family of legendary singer and New Yorker Tony Bennett revealed he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Study Shows Anti-Inflammatory Drug May Reduce Risk Of Hospitalization In COVID-19 PatientsWhile the coronavirus vaccine rollout is improving, hospitals around the country are still overrun with COVID cases. That's why experts say anything that keeps people from getting hospitalized would be a big help; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.