A Stanford and VA team investigated how health care systems affect care given at the end of life.
A conversation with Becky Hall and the short film she made about shaving her head before chemotherapy.
Stanford research suggests a new way to significantly curtail cases of schistosomiasis, one of the most common afflictions in the developing world.
A new sperm-sorting tool could improve infertility treatments such as IVF.
Jan. 6, 1968 marks the 50-year anniversary of the first human heart transplant in the United States, which happened here at Stanford.
A Stanford video highlights the impact of music on people with memory disorders.
A writer camps out in Stanford's emergency room on Christmas day.
Since becoming chair of dermatology in 2010, Stanford's Paul Khavari has built his department like a sports team owner looking for winning seasons.
Loss of taste sensation occurs in about 85 percent of cancer patients receiving chemotherapy. A new Stanford study explored the problem.
A fourth-year medical student reflects on caring for a dying patient.
A woman with a rare genetic eye disease called neovascular inflammatory vitreoretinopathy, or NIV, shares her story.
A glance at the most popular Stanford Medicine magazine articles of the year.
Two med students created a seminar series that showcases how surgeons can address health inequities.
A look at the most popular Scope pieces of the year.
Stanford neuroscientist Ben Barres devoted his career to studying glial cells, which play a significant, but previously undervalued, role in the brain.
People with food allergies can be gradually desensitized to foods that trigger reactions, clinical trials at Stanford’s Sean N. Parker Center for Allergy and Asthma Research have shown.