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.
Mon Jun 01, 2015
Diastasis and pelvic floor issues are common after pregnancy. Prenatal fitness trainer and founder of Mutu System, Wendy Powell has designed specific exercises to help moms get their bodies back ...
Thu May 28, 2015
Pop superstar Demi Lovato has been very vocal about her struggles with bipolar disorder and substance abuse issues. Now, she’s sitting down with Dr. Manny to talk about how she’s encouraging ...
Fox Health Fix: The top health headlines of the week
Wed May 27, 2015
Q&A with Dr. Manny: Do dogs get spring allergies like humans? And how can I help my sweet little pup with them?
Fri May 22, 2015
Did you know that your genes actually play a big part in how you make financial decisions? Kabir Sehgal, author of “Coined,” traveled to 25 countries to study the history of money and found some ...
Tue May 19, 2015
We all know the benefits of exercise in promoting weight loss and preventing some chronic diseases, but could working out also improve the health of your brain? Dr. Manny talks with ...
Mon May 18, 2015
Stephania tetrandra is a plant that is being tested for its benefits in fighting the Ebola virus. Dr. Manny sits down with the Medicine Hunter, Chris Kilham, to find out about this promising ...
Wed May 13, 2015
Your sex life changes over time but many people think once you get into your 50s, 60s and even 70s that it’s over. Joan Price, author of “The Ultimate Guide to Sex After 50” is making it her ...
Sat May 09, 2015
Dr. Manny Alvarez weighs in
Fri May 08, 2015
Q&A With Dr. Manny: Is there any way I can prevent cataracts from forming in my eyes?
Thu May 07, 2015
Ken Page on new book “Deeper Dating: How to Drop the Games of Seduction and Discover the Power of Intimacy”
Wed May 06, 2015
Having a personal trainer is a wish list item for a lot of people but the app Fitmo is making it much more accessible
With 300,000 new cases of Lyme disease in the U.S. each year, it's no surprise that the tick-borne illness has been a hotly debated topic among medical experts. Dr. Manny sits down with Dr. ...
Thu Apr 30, 2015
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the US
Mon Apr 27, 2015
Cataracts will affect all of us at some point. In surgery doctors remove the diseased lens and replace it with a mono-focal one. But now surgeons are using a mult-focal lens, which means ...
Tue Apr 21, 2015
One in nine older Americans has Alzheimer’s disease. But a new diet could help cut your risk in half! It’s called the "MIND" diet and mixes elements from the Mediterranean and DASH ...
Mon Apr 20, 2015
What you eat and how much you exercise matters when it comes to maintaining a healthy weight. But there are some hidden factors that could be sabotaging your weight loss. Dr. Manny talks with ...
Mon Apr 13, 2015
Q&A with Dr. Manny: I have been waking up with a stiff and painful lower back. What could be going wrong?
Wed Apr 08, 2015
Q&A with Dr. Manny: I've been hearing about the potential for medical marijuana to help cure many ailments, but does it work on pets?
Tue Apr 07, 2015
It’s easy to feel unmotivated to hit the gym and eat healthy. There’s an app called BurnThis that can help you find just the “fitspiration” you need
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