Local safety-net clinics in partnership with Stanford’s Pediatric Advocacy Program are promoting literacy for their youngest patients.
Stanford's Ruth O'Hara discusses research on worrying and its impact on cognition, memory and effective disorders in older adults.
This is the fifth in a series of blog posts, by Randall Stafford, MD, PhD discussing prediabetes and Type 2 diabetes.
Stanford's Leah Backhus cofounded the Artemis Medical Society to support women and girls of color who are interested in medical careers.
Study finds even a modest weight gain causes the body to fluctuate on the molecular level, but most changes revert back when weight is lost.
Stanford researchers have developed an improved method to detect some biomarkers, a technique they hope could more precisely detect diseases such as cancer.
Heart problems are the leading cause of death in pregnant women and new moms. A new set of guidelines will help doctors spot heart disease in these women.
My classmate and I were walking back to the residents' workroom when we realized one of the psychiatry patients was trailing along behind us.
Among women who had experienced accidental urination, those who took fesoterodine reported better sleep, Stanford researchers found.
Diabetes itself has few symptoms, but its consequences can lead to disability and death. Stanford's Randall Stafford breaks down complications.
Akshay Maheshwari is in his fourth year as an MD/PhD student at Stanford. He hopes to create a technological platform for people to engineer biology.
Stanford undergraduate students showcase devices they created, including a high-tech version of the game Operation and something called "Haptic Headband."
Six groups of researchers collaborated to study the effect of advances in breast cancer screening and treatment on mortality rates.
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.