Small trial conducted by Stanford researchers links activity in the brain's reward processing system with drug relapse in patient cohort.
Fragile DNA may be key to major evolutionary changes in species as diverse as fish and humans, Stanford researchers believe
A Stanford News round-up includes a host of suggestions for sticking with your New Year's — or any self-improvement goal
Increasing numbers of women use long-acting reversible contraceptives, but less than half of family physicians provide these forms of birth control.
New research has confirmed that an antigen in some variants of the flu virus and vaccine can, in rare cases, trigger an autoimmune response leading to narcolepsy.
Graduate student Johanna O'Day has started an effort that helps Parkinson's patients tell their story and connects researchers and patients.
About 31 million U.S. adults have food allergies, nearly half of which develop after age 18, findings that surprised food allergy experts.
A Stanford Medicine course explored medicine through the filmmaker's lens, with themes of empathy, education, nonverbal communication and storytelling.
Pediatric surgeon Matias Bruzoni discusses the band Midnight Rounds and the relationship between music and medicine for patients and health care providers.
A wellness speaker/author calls for turning to the older members of our society for wisdom and advice.
Orly Farber, a second-year medical student, shares her experience treating a woman with a facial wound.