June 04, 2013
HOUSTON (KTRK) – May 24, 2013 - Scientists have been testing stem cells from a patient's blood or bone marrow to help repair brain cells after a stroke, and to the heart after a heart attack, and they're having some moderate success.
But now, U.S. scientists have taken skin cells and used them to clone a human embryo -- not to make a cloned baby but to repair organs.
February 25, 2013
Dr. Timothy Hickman at Houston IVF discusses the success of testing to help avoid repeated miscarriages.
Source: ABC 13
December 15, 2012
A recorded RESOLVE teleseminar with Katherine K. McKnight, M.D.,
Reproductive Endocrinologist and Infertility Specialist
December 03, 2012
Katherine McKnight, M.D., of Houston IVF discusses symptoms and treatment options for polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). Dr. McKnight also discusses the infertility aspect of PCOS, and the steps of ovulation induction.
Source: Houston IVF
November 28, 2012
Houston IVF’s Dr. Timothy Hickman explains Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) and its use in in vitro fertilization
April 24, 2012
One in eight couples struggles with infertility. Some have medical problems, for others it’s age, and for some couples, the problem is never really identified. Major advances in fertility treatment in the last 30 years have helped many woman have children.
Source: Diane Rehm
December 01, 2011
A new survey finds a big disconnect when it comes to fertility. The age women think they can conceive a baby is far different from what their bodies are actually capable off. This poses an increasing problem, as more women wait longer than ever to have children.
October 24, 2011
U.S. News Top Doctors was developed in collaboration with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., publisher of America's Top Doctors® and other guides, and was built upon data from Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™. The goals of the new project are twofold.
Source: U.S. News and World Report
September 20, 2011
Interview with Psychotherapist Leslee Murphy, LCSW
A pregnancy loss can be emotionally painful for not only the woman but also everyone else that is of support to her. To help understand what type of impact a pregnancy loss can have on someone and for tips on coping with pregnancy loss, I have interviewed psychotherapist Leslee Murphy, LCSW.
Source: associatedcontent from Yahoo!
July 20, 2011
HOUSTON (KTRK) -- An Austin baby has become the second born from frozen human eggs. The first was a set of twins born to a Deer Park couple. Those twins have had their first birthday. Meanwhile, doctors are getting better at "banking" women's eggs.
Source: ABC KTRK Channel 13 Houston Texas