A list for lovers of medical writing and things Stanford: The 10 most popular Stanford Medicine magazine stories published in 2012 (as determined by pageviews on our website).
- Positive charge – New technology to treat depression – by Ruthann Richter
- Against the odds – A band of rebels fights to save health care – by Kris Newby
- Neuroscience of need - Understanding the addicted mind – by Bruce Goldman
- Transition point – The unmet medical needs of transgender people – by Tracie White
- Big data – What it means for health and the future of medical research – by Krista Conger
- Statistically significant – Biostatistics is blooming – by Kristin Sainani
- Brain power – Psychiatry turns to neuroscience – by Jonathan Rabinovitz
- King of the mountain – Digging data for a healthier world – by Bruce Goldman
- Cancer roundhouse – Evidence mounts that a single antibody could knock out many cancers – by Chris Vaughan
- Autism answers – Parents run experiments to see what works – by Erin Digitale
And, as a bonus, a story (from Ruthann Richter) on cancer screenings that really resonated with readers.
Previously: Stanford Medicine magazine's big reads of 2011
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