The app works similarly to many popular dating apps, except its aim is geared toward recovery.
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.
Stories from Dr. Manny Alvarez
A new argument has emerged over youth football and concussions.
How can a woman tell if she's having a boy or a girl? Pregnant Jenna Lee asked around Fox News and then went over some of the myths with Dr. Manny Alvarez.
A new review of scientific studies has found that a small daily dose of aspirin could significantly reduce the risk of developing bowel, stomach and esophageal cancer.
In this booming age of technology, children today are growing up in a very different world than their parents. But can smartphones and tablets actually be harmful to your child’s development?
An inspiring story comes to us courtesy of Fox News Latino, as a former Fox anchor chronicles her battle with cancer and her drive to highlight the importance of potentially life-saving bone marrow donations.
One man is taking up an unlikely cause: breastfeeding. Hector Cruz and his wife Nicole tried to conceive for over 10 years before Nicole became pregnant. After the birth of their daughter, Nicole had trouble breastfeeding.
A DNA screening test could be used to detect the risk of prostate cancer, according to a team at the Institute of Cancer Research in London.
Some are questioning whether a Mexican man named Jose Salvador Alvarenga really did spend more than a year lost at sea.
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said yesterday she will not intervene in the heartbreaking case, Sarah Murnaghan, a 10-year-old girl with cystic fibrosis who is in desperate need of a lung transplant.
Last week, retiring Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT) expressed some serious concerns about ObamaCare, saying he believed the implementation of the health care overhaul is going to be a "huge train wreck." President Obama responded to those comments at a press conference earlier this week, defending his administration against the "sky is falling predictions" about the legislation.
Wednesday on America’s Newsroom, Dr. Manny Alvarez railed against the FDA’s decision to allow over-the-counter sales of the Plan B emergency contraceptive to girls as young as 15.