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 Jul 24, 2015
Nearly a year ago, the world watched as Dr. Kent Brantly became the first American Ebola patient infected during the West African outbreak to return to the U.S. for treatment. He and his wife ...
Tue Jul 21, 2015
Allergy FT translates the foods you’re allergic to in several languages so you stay healthy when traveling abroad
Sleep Cycle is an app that wakes you up during your lightest sleep cycle as opposed to jolting you awake awake during deep sleep
Fri Jul 17, 2015
Many times the one thing holding you back from reaching your goals is you. The good news is there are ways to train your brain for success. Dr. Manny talks with Amy Morin, author of, “13 Things ...
Wed Jul 15, 2015
In her book “Lucky Dog: How Being a Veterinarian Saved My Life” Sarah Boston describes what her patients taught her about coping with cancer and the Canadian health care system
Tue Jul 14, 2015
When the weather's warm and sunny, most Americans head outside— but enjoying the great outdoors isn’t all fun and games. Lifestyle and wellness expert Bahar Takhtehchian talks about some of this ...
Mon Jul 13, 2015
Traditionally doctors pack a patient’s nose with gauze after sinus surgery. But a new stent-like device called Propel is now being used to cut down on discomfort, reduce scar tissue formation and ...
Mon Jul 06, 2015
TalkSpace is an app that allows you to reach out to a therapist, 24/7
Thu Jul 02, 2015
WellSquad.com links you to your ideal workout partner and trainer to reach your fitness goals
Wed Jul 01, 2015
You’ll never be too busy to make an eye doctor’s appointment again. That’s because a new app called Blink will bring the appointment to you
Insight from member of the Fox News Medical A-Team and a proud Cuban-American immigrant
Tue Jun 30, 2015
For healthy fats, omega-3 fatty acids are some of the best. Fish oil supplements offer the nutrient, but could a tiny sea creature provide a better alternative? Dr. Manny talks with the author of ...
Dr. Manny: Why I'm a Proud American
Mon Jun 29, 2015
Spice are much more than preservatives, they add flavor and health benefits to your food. We checked in with Chef Floyd Cardoz of White Street restaurant in New York City to find out which spices ...
Tue Jun 23, 2015
Q&A with Dr. Manny: I am concerned about the possibility of my children coming into contact with poisonous plants. What should I look out for?
Mon Jun 22, 2015
If a simple genetic test could reveal whether you’d inherited devastating disease that will one day leave you a prisoner in your own body -- would you take it? Actress Marianna Palka talks to Dr. ...
Mon Jun 15, 2015
Getting a healthy meal on the table every night is a challenge. Now there are many delivery and meal prep services out there to help, but are they healthy? Dr. Manny talks with nutritionist ...
Sat Jun 13, 2015
Dr. Manny Alvarez weighs in
Wed Jun 10, 2015
Too often the treatments that help children survive cancer also cause major health problems later in life. Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation is helping fund cancer research projects that focus on ...
Mon Jun 08, 2015
It’s no secret that how you handle stress has a big impact on your health. However, what if the key to having optimal health is in how you communicate during those stressful times? Dr. Neha ...
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