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.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
When kids are sick, parents want the best and most reliable care for them. And as children across the nation head back to school, a new study from Vitals, a physician review service, ranks ...
Wed Aug 27, 2014
To help you enjoy your end of the summer barbeque, celebrity chef, Robert Irvine shares some of his favorite healthy BBQ recipes
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Failing to remember names or where you’ve placed things can seem like minor “senior moments,” but how can we really know if certain memory issues are normal or not? Professor and author Dr. Gary ...
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Moxibustion has been around for thousands of years and is gaining popularity for controlling arthritis pain in the knee
Fri Aug 22, 2014
A new service claims it will cure your hangover while you’re still in bed. The IV Doc says its IV hydration treatment helps patients suffering from an all-night bender, jet lag, flu or general ...
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Q&A With Dr. Manny: I recently heard that children can drown after leaving the pool. Is this possible?
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Richard M. Cohen has been living with multiple sclerosis for 41 years and started a blog to help others learn to cope as well. He and his wife, Meredith Vieria, have been very open with their ...
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Q&A w/ Dr. Manny: Is it safe to wear contacts in the pool?
Wed Aug 13, 2014
It’s common for newborns to keep their parents up at all hours of the night. But New York pediatricians and co-authors of “The Newborn Sleep Book,” Drs. Lewis and Jonathan Jassey introduce a new ...
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Can you tell if it's a boy or a girl just by looking at mom?
Q&A with Dr. Manny: Can hot tubs make me sick
Dr. Manny Alvarez weighs in on new report
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Dentists always tell you to brush your teeth, floss and use mouthwash. But some of the products you use to clean your mouth could be doing more harm than good. Dr. Jennier Jablow sorts it out ...
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Q&A with Dr. Manny: How risky are mosquito bites?
Wed Aug 06, 2014
A growing concern over the safety of certain makeup ingredients has persuaded many consumers to switch to using organic cosmetics. But does organic really make a product safer?
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Q&A with Dr. Manny: I recently heard that taking testosterone supplements could cause a heart attack or stroke. Should I be worried?
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Q&A with Dr. Manny: Is it true that spray sunscreens could be unsafe for children?
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Q&A with Dr. Manny: I saw something on Facebook about doing a "liver cleanse" to rid my body of toxic buildup. Is it safe?
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Q&A with Dr. Manny: How can I tell if a mole is melanoma?
Diagnoses on the rise due to indoor and outdoor tanning
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