Dr. Manny Alvarez serves as FOX News Channel's (FNC) Senior Managing Editor for Health News. Prior to this position, Alvarez was a FNC medical contributor.
Known widely to audiences as Dr. Manny, Alvarez was previously a health science reporter for TELEMUNDO and developed a nightly news segment entitled "A Dose of Health." Since 1996, he has been the Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Science at Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey. Additionally, Alvarez is Adjunct Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at New York University School of Medicine in New York City.
Alvarez is a member of numerous professional societies including the Society of Prenatal Care, American Institute of Ultrasound and Medicine and the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. Additionally, he is part of many civic foundations such as Celia Cruz Foundation. In 2004, Alvarez was named Man of the Year by New Jersey SEEDS, an organization that provides students educational scholarships.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Q&A with Dr. Manny: I heard stents are being used for some erectile dysfunction patients. Can you tell me more?
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Are there exercises to increase breast size? Can you breastfeed if you have breast implants? Do you need to replace breast implants every 10 years? These are just a few of the questions Dr. Manny ...
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Traditional surgery for periodontitis involves cutting into the gums and clearing out bacteria. Doctors are now using laser technology to treat the condition with much less pain and fewer side ...
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Cases of Type 2 diabetes in children are on the rise, and it’s more important than ever for parents to learn the signs and symptoms. Dr. Manny talks with Dr. Dyan Hes about tips to prevent ...
Tue Dec 03, 2013
With everything going on in our busy lives, sometimes we forget to take our medications. Missing doses can be dangerous, but there’s an app that can help you keep on top of your health
Mon Dec 02, 2013
New technology clears plaque from severely blocked arteries before stent placement
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Postpartum depression is a very real and serious issue. According to the CDC between eight and 19 percent of women have symptoms. Dr. Manny sits down with social worker and author of ‘This Isn’t ...
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Every lotion, shampoo and cosmetic you put on your skin can soak right into your body. The Skin Deep app allows you to scan products to find out if they’re safe
Fri Nov 22, 2013
A new survey shows 74 percent of Americans are living with uncomfortable digestive symptoms like gas, bloating and abdominal pain. But what they don’t know is, they could be a sign of a more ...
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Ask any new parent and they’ll tell you: Newborns just don’t come with instruction manuals, no matter how much we may wish they did. Dr. Manny sits down with the authors of a new book that offers ...
Mon Nov 18, 2013
For 23 million Americans who suffer from chronic autoimmune disease, finding foods that don’t irritate the body can be a daily struggle. Dr. Manny talks with author Mee Tracy McCormick, who after ...
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Q&A with Dr. Manny: If you lose your hair from a thyroid condition, will it grow back after treatment?
Tue Nov 12, 2013
ABC News correspondent Amy Robach was screened as part of 'GMA's' October Pink initiative
Stress and anxiety affect us all but some suffer more than others. Identifying triggers that can help get you back on track. A free app called MeQuillibrium will track your emotional ups and ...
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Q&A with Dr. Manny: Does coconut oil help prevent Alzheimer's disease?
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Sport a 'stache to raise awareness for men's health
Dr. Siegel explains potential game-changing breakthrough
Inside stunning new report
Would eliminate artery-clogging trans fats from Americans' diet
Fri Nov 08, 2013
We’ve heard about the benefits of acupuncture as a complementary therapy. Medical qigong is another form of Chinese medicine that is gaining popularity to help patients with mental, emotional and ...
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