Many people are concerned over whether New York and surrounding areas have enough vaccine to meet demand. There are also questions over who should get priority for vaccines and can they keep you from transmitting COVID to others. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has those answers.
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Does The COVID Vaccine Keep You From Spreading The Virus To Others? Why Not Prioritize Young People?Many people are concerned over whether New York and surrounding areas have enough vaccine to meet demand. There are also questions over who should get priority for vaccines and can they keep you from transmitting COVID to others. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has those answers.
Is The COVID Vaccine Effective Against New Strains Of The Virus, Or Will We Need New Shots?New research on the mutation of the coronavirus with new strains is emerging around the world. What does that mean for the vaccine's effectiveness, and will we need boosters every few years? CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Doctors: Asymptomatic COVID Cases Can Still Damage LungsEven though tens of millions of Americans have been infected with the coronavirus, most will recover with seemingly little after-effects, but now there's evidence that asymptomatic cases can damage a person's lungs even worse than smoking; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Is It Safe To Get The COVID Vaccine If You Had COVID? Will Getting Vaccinated Make COVID Tests Come Back Positive?The administering of the COVID vaccine is picking up speed as more people in our area are now eligible to get it, and with the accelerated rollout comes many questions. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the answers.
Can You Mix And Match COVID Vaccines? Can You Get COVID After The First Vaccine Dose?As coronavirus vaccinations ramp up with more people becoming eligible, there are also more questions about the vaccines. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has some answers.
Dr. Max's COVID Vaccine FAQs: Should Every Available Dose Of Be Used Right Away?CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez examines the pros and cons of releasing every available does of the vaccine, rather than saving some for the second dose.
Dr. Max’s COVID Vaccine FAQs: Do I Have To Test Negative Before Getting Vaccinated?As the COVID vaccine rollout continues with bumps and snags, questions about the shots keep coming in. Can you get a shot if you’ve had COVID? And what about the new strain from the United Kingdom? CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez has the answers.
What Are The Risk Factors, Recovery Chances For Aneurysms?Rap star and music producer Dr. Dre has reportedly suffered a bleeding brain aneurysm and was taken to the hospital Monday. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has more on the recovery and risk factors for aneurysms.
Dr. Dre Recovering After Reportedly Suffering Bleeding Brain AneurysmRap star and music producer Dr. Dre has reportedly suffered a bleeding brain aneurysm and was taken to the hospital Monday. The 55-year-old is said to be stable and lucid in the ICU at Cedars Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Dr. Max COVID Vaccine FAQs: Will The Vaccine Stop The New Strain Of Coronavirus?Amid the confusion over the distribution of the two COVID-19 vaccines, there’s another concern that could be as big. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
What's In The COVID Vaccine? Which Vaccine Should I Choose?Despites some glitches, two COVID vaccines are now rolling out to high-risk groups across the country. That's led to many questions as people start thinking about getting vaccinated. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has answers to two of your most common questions.
CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez Breaks Down What Is Known About New COVID Strain Spreading Rapidly In UKThe U.K. found itself increasingly isolated Monday as a number of countries in Europe and around the world closed their borders to the country as a result of a new coronavirus strain spreading rapidly there. CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez has more on what is known so far.
New Coronavirus Strain Spreading Rapidly In The U.K.The new strain has experts concerned. CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez tells us what we know so far.
Dr. Max's Vax FAQs: Should People With Autoimmune Disorders, Like Lupus, Take The Vaccine?Should people with autoimmune disorders, such as Lupus, take the COVID vaccine? Will I have to get the vaccine every year like the flu shot? CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez has answers for viewers.
COVID Vaccine FAQs: What Happens If You Don't Get The Second Dose? Could There Be A Spike In False Positive Tests?The first two coronavirus vaccines, Pfizer and likely Moderna later this week, both require two shots, either 21 days apart for Pfizer's or 28 days for Moderna's. Dr. Max Gomez answers your frequently asked questions.
Does The COVID Vaccine Change Your DNA? Should You Get Vaccinated If You Had COVID-19?As the coronavirus vaccine starts to roll out, many have questions about who should get it and if there are any risks. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has some answers for viewer questions.
Dr. Max's Vax FAQs: Is The COVID Vaccine Safe For Pregnant Or Breast Feeding Women?As the COVID vaccine begins to roll out, many of you have questions about who should get it, and if it’s safe. What about pregnant or breastfeeding women, or people with compromised immune systems? CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Dr. Max's Vax FAQs: Should People With Allergies Be Wary Of COVID-19 Vaccine?Should people with allergies be wary of getting the COVID-19 vaccine? Is the vaccine safe if I'm diabetic? CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Study Indicates Possible Coronavirus-Related Blood Vessel Damage In ChildrenCBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez reports a new study finds possible blood vessel damage even in mild childhood cases.
2 People Report Allergic Reactions To COVID Vaccine In U.K.Several thousand high risk individuals have taken the vaccine, but now health authorities in Britain are reporting two health care workers who received the vaccine experience significant allergic reactions after their inoculation.
New Bandage Uses Stem Cells To Heal Broken Bones FasterBritish researchers say they’ve found a new way to heal broken bones. It’s a type of bandage that uses stem cells to speed up the healing process. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Parents Concerned About Impact COVID Pandemic On Children's Mental HealthCBS2's Dr. Max Gomes reports on how a child psychologist is building resilience in his own children, and how you can use those lessons.
When Will You Be Able To Get A COVID Vaccine, And Where?Operation Warp Speed has said it is ready to ship 6.4 million vaccines within 24 hours of emergency use authorization by the FDA later this month. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Who Will Get The COVID-19 Vaccine FirstBecause at first there will not be enough vaccine to go around, the CDC has to decide on group priorities. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.