Doctors using amniotic fluid to treat pain

Doctors in The Woodlands are now treating debilitating pain with amniotic fluid to help patients self-heal. Melissa Wilson met with a professional boxer who says it helped him get back in the ring.

Alcohol-related deaths increase

Alcohol-related deaths have doubled in the U.S. in the past two decades, according to a new study. Some of the greatest increases were found among women, especially white women. Dr. Ned Snyder, Chief of GI at Kelsey-Seybold Clinic stopped by Houston's Morning Show to discuss the new study and ways to consume alcoholic beverages.

Surgery to correct "droopy eyelid"

Upper lid ptosis or "droopy eyelid" can be repaired by surgery. It requires not only surgical precision to deal with weak and malformed eye muscles that are very small to begin with but also because we are using malformed or poorly formed tissue to create eyelid opening while achieving symmetry with the other normal side. A young local girl who was struggling with the condition had a successful surgery by Oculoplastic Surgeon Sami Mirwat at Houston Oculofacial.

What you need to know about arrhythmia

With an arrhythmia, the heart can beat too fast, too slow or beat in an irregular way. An electrophysiologist discusses how to recognize arrhythmia, risk factors and when to see a doctor.

Rejuvenation Station at Houston Methodist Hospital

Emergency rooms can be stressful, not just for patients, but also for caretakers. Houston Methodist Hospital recognizes that and is making sure their employees get a peaceful break to help strengthen their mental health. They're doing this through a Rejuvenation Station in their E.R. in the Texas Medical Center.

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.