CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez shows us how facial recognition is proving to be a very sharp medical assistant.
Aquatic Therapy Proving Helpful For Children Recovering From StrokeCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the story of how water is helping 7-year-old Easton Gorr recover from a stroke.
New App Helps Track Possibly Dangerous Mixing Of MedicationsCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has more on the WellRx app.
'Purple Sun' Device Uses UV Light To Help Protect Hospitals Against GermsInfections that a patient picks up in the hospital can be among the nastiest and costliest of all infections. Because of that, disinfecting against germs is a constant battle.
Hospitals Using New Method To Protect Against GermsInfections that a patient picks up in the hospital can be among the nastiest and costliest, so disinfecting a hospital against germs is a constant battle. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez looks at a new way hospitals are doing so -- with light!
Experts Warn Of Issues Teens Using Sleep Aids Can FaceThere's a potentially dangerous trend among teens looking for a good night's sleep. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
WJZ-TV Video Editor Undergoes Double Hand TransplantIt's a remarkable story of modern medicine and one woman's indomitable spirit. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Virtual Urgent Care Growing In PopularityAre you not well but can't get a doctor's appointment for days, and you don't want to sit for hours in an emergency room?
New Hope For Sciatica SufferersIt involves a tiny pellet injected straight into a patient's back. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
CDC Touts Effectiveness Of This Year's Flu VaccineCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest.
New Device Helps Preemies Head Home SoonerIt combines the healing strength of music with the power of a parent's voice. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
New Device Offers Safer Delivery Of Radiation For Breast Cancer PatientsCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has more on this first-of-its-kind treatment.
Great News For Couch Potatoes!Specifically, it's about just how much exercise you need to do to counteract the downside of a sedentary lifestyle. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Formerly Conjoined Twins Now Thriving Following High-Tech SurgeryIt's been a year and a half since Erin and Abby Delaney were separated. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has more on how they're doing.
Survivors Urge Women To Get Screened For Breast Cancer, Regardless Of BRCA StatusWhat if your BRCA test is negative, yet many of your relatives have breast cancer? CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has more on what you should do then.
New Device Detects Concussions By Tracking EyesThe FDA has cleared a new device that can tell if there's been a brain injury. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Could Facial Recognition Tech Help Doctors Diagnose Rare Diseases?CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez shows us how facial recognition is proving to be a very sharp medical assistant.
Merger Of NJ Care Groups Seen As Boon For Mental Health ServicesOne of the oldest and largest behavioral health systems is joining with one of the largest hospital systems in New Jersey. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
New Hope For Sufferers Of Chronic Knee PainA new device could add years to the life of your knees. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez explains.
Breath Biopsy Offers New Way To Detect CancerIt's a breath test that researchers hope can pinpoint signature smells of multiple cancers. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Medical Marijuana Eyed As Possible Key To Battling Opioid AddictionIt may seem counter-intuitive to use one drug to battle addiction to another, but come experts thing it may work. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Use Of Urgent Care Centers On The RiseCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez shows us how those centers are changing the healthcare landscape.
New Surgery Relieves Nerve Pain For AmputeesIt's good news for the two million Americans who've lost a limb, many of whom suffer terrible nerve pain. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Different Diets Bring Different Health Benefits -- And Different RisksCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez dives into the pros and cons of a few popular diets.
New Moms Should Be Screened For Depression, Report SaysDepression during and after pregnancy is very common, but about half the women affected go undiagnosed and untreated. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Drug Cocktail Could Be Breakthrough In Diabetes TreatmentMt. Sinai researchers are reporting on a cocktail that helps the body make more insulin-producing cells. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
New Ewing Amputation Paves Way For Better Robotic LegsModern medicine is coming closer and closer to making science fiction a reality. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
New Procedure Making Breast Reconstruction Surgery More ConvenientIt's an important development for the thousands of women who require the procedure each year. Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Doctors Using VR Ahead Of High-Risk Brain SurgeryYou may have seen those high-tech virtual reality headsets that can take you on lifelike tours of far flung destinations, but what if they could take you on a tour of your own brain?
Tips To Avoid Packing On The Pounds This Holiday SeasonIt's tough sticking to a healthy diet with all sorts of tasty treats around. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez shows us how it's doable.