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.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Tue Apr 15, 2014
SexRX: Infidelity comes in many different forms. Sometimes cheating isn’t even physical especially in our tech-savvy society. Sex therapist Dr. Laura Berman helps us sort it out
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Q&A with Dr. Manny: How often is too often to use at-home teeth whitening systems?
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Under the Knife: When patients suffer from aortic stenosis their heart valves do not fully open. To treat this, doctors often recommend surgery to implant a prosthetic valve. Dr. Manny goes into ...
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Mon Apr 07, 2014
If meditation could make you happier, would you do it? ABC anchor Dan Harris was a skeptic at first, but now has a daily practice to feel better, be more focused and get more done. He talks to ...
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Talking to your physician over the phone may save you a trip to the doctor’s office, but it could also lead to critical communication errors. Now there’s a new app that can help doctors and ...
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Q&A with Dr. Manny: I know people say cracking your knuckles is bad for you, but what about cracking your back?
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Q&A with Dr. Manny: I'm 6 months pregnant and have terrible gas. What's the deal?
Fri Mar 28, 2014
In 2009, pro-snowboarder, Kevin Pearce, was preparing to take the 2010 Vancouver Olympics by storm. But his dreams of winning gold came to a screeching halt when a training accident left him with ...
Wed Mar 26, 2014
These days any burn, cut or scrape sends people right to their smartphones for information. The American Red Cross has developed an app to help you navigate any emergency
Tue Mar 25, 2014
The blossoming season of spring can only mean one thing—allergies. But before you reach for the nasal spray, Dr. Susanne Bennett, author of "The 7-Day Allergy Makeover” tells us natural ways ...
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Parents still need to have “the talk” with their kids about sex and puberty but technology is changing everything. Dr. Jennifer Wider, author of “Got Teens? The Doctor Mom’s Guide to Sexuality, ...
Wed Mar 19, 2014
More than 52 million people suffer from arthritis pain and use medications, surgery and physical therapy to feel better. But there are some exercises and tools you can use at home to get on the ...
Tue Mar 18, 2014
This year marks the 40th anniversary of hospice care in the United States. Despite this milestone there are still many misunderstandings about it. Fran Smith, author of “Changing the Way We Die: ...
Mon Mar 17, 2014
Dr. Jane Hughes, Dr. Manny Alvarez weigh in
Dr. Manny Alvarez weighs in
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Finding healthy food can be a challenge when you’re eating out. But now there’s an app that puts nutrition at your fingertips. The Green Hopping app identifies nearby restaurants and markets that ...
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