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An emergency room physician shares the story of treating a baby with a gunshot wound and how the experience shaped her views on gun violence.

An emergency room physician shares the story of treating a baby with a gunshot wound and how the experience shaped her views on gun violence.

In this piece, a fourth-year medical student shares a recent patient encounter and what he's learned about breaking bad news to patients.

In this piece, a fourth-year medical student shares a recent patient encounter and what he's learned about breaking bad news to patients.

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During a recent Facebook Live event, Francis Collins answers middle school students' questions about science and STEM careers.

During a recent Facebook Live event, Francis Collins answers middle school students' questions about science and STEM careers.

By delivering a drug directly to beta cells, researchers may be able to spur insulin production and potentially develop a diabetes therapy in the future.

By delivering a drug directly to beta cells, researchers may be able to spur insulin production and potentially develop a diabetes therapy in the future.

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Although sparked by trauma, PTSD has a genetic component as well, which can influence what therapy is most successful and provide other insights.

Although sparked by trauma, PTSD has a genetic component as well, which can influence what therapy is most successful and provide other insights.

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Fourteen-year-old Athena Tran celebrated an important personal milestone this week: It's been one year since she received a heart transplant.

Fourteen-year-old Athena Tran celebrated an important personal milestone this week: It's been one year since she received a heart transplant.

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New Stanford research found that knowing your genetic make-up can affect how your body responds and potentially affect your risk for certain conditions.

New Stanford research found that knowing your genetic make-up can affect how your body responds and potentially affect your risk for certain conditions.

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A new analysis found that the National Institutes of Health is funding more conservative research projects, which does not promote great new discoveries, the authors argue.

A new analysis found that the National Institutes of Health is funding more conservative research projects, which does not promote great new discoveries, the authors argue.

Proteins that guide transcription factors from the nuclear membrane to the DNA cause drug-resistant skin cancers and are new targets for drug development.

Proteins that guide transcription factors from the nuclear membrane to the DNA cause drug-resistant skin cancers and are new targets for drug development.

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