What to do when facing challenges in older relatives

Many people may be heading home for the holidays to visit their parents. It's a time where you may start to realize mom and dad are starting to need a little bit of help. Here is some advice on what to look out for in older relatives.

Free, long-term shelter for cancer families

'A Shelter for Cancer Families has a new property near the Texas Medical Center that is a free, home-away-from-home for cancer patients and their families. It's not just a home it's also a support system.

How to prevent becoming a shopaholic

Holiday deal hunting can be hectic and it can be easy to overdo it. Dr. Asim Shah with Baylor College of Medicine talks about what it means to be a "shopaholic" and how to prevent it, especially at this time of year.

I Am Life ambassador Armando Villegas

FOX 26 is proud to partner with the Houston Health Department for its I am Life campaign. Ambassador Armando Villegas talks about the concept of "U" equals "U" and why the campaign is so important.

New drug to treat migraines showing promise

A new drug to treat migraines is showing promise. In a study of nearly 1,700 migraine suffers, the drug Ubrogepant, worked better than a placebo at stopping migraines in progress, It belongs to a class of medications called CGRP inhibitors, but those require an injection and this new drug comes in pill form. It has not yet been approved by the FDA

Sunshine Kids get special day inside Minute Maid Park

Just have fun, take a few hours to forget about cancer and make friends with families that understand what you are going through. That's the goal of the Sunshine Kids and their leading supporter, baseball Hall of Famer Craig Biggio.