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Social media posts promoting e-cigarettes appear able to make teens more willing to vape, new Stanford research has shown.

Social media posts promoting e-cigarettes appear able to make teens more willing to vape, new Stanford research has shown.

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Medical terminology standardizes the language physicians use, but it can created distance with patients, writes Stanford medical student Tasnim Ahmed.

Medical terminology standardizes the language physicians use, but it can created distance with patients, writes Stanford medical student Tasnim Ahmed.

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A day in the life of Stephanie Chao, a Stanford pediatric surgeon, researcher and mother trying to live in the moment and balance the chaos.

A day in the life of Stephanie Chao, a Stanford pediatric surgeon, researcher and mother trying to live in the moment and balance the chaos.

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A widely used antacid may help prevent premature births, new Stanford-UCSF research that used computing to match existing drugs with diseases suggests.

A widely used antacid may help prevent premature births, new Stanford-UCSF research that used computing to match existing drugs with diseases suggests.

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Two scientists, who are married, team up in the lab to apply concepts from theoretical genetics to better understand health care fragmentation.

Two scientists, who are married, team up in the lab to apply concepts from theoretical genetics to better understand health care fragmentation.

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The Freedom House Ambulance Service helped establish the national training model for EMS programs, but abruptly shut down in 1975.

The Freedom House Ambulance Service helped establish the national training model for EMS programs, but abruptly shut down in 1975.

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When he can't find time to fix the main light in his apartment, Stanford MD/PhD student Tim Keyes reconsiders the meaning of work-life balance.

When he can't find time to fix the main light in his apartment, Stanford MD/PhD student Tim Keyes reconsiders the meaning of work-life balance.

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As a child, Isabelle Yi received treatment at Stanford for a neurological disorder. She returned as a nurse to care for patients with similar conditions.

As a child, Isabelle Yi received treatment at Stanford for a neurological disorder. She returned as a nurse to care for patients with similar conditions.

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Ethical and legal issues accompany the potential benefits of using computer vision-based ambient intelligence in health care.

Ethical and legal issues accompany the potential benefits of using computer vision-based ambient intelligence in health care.

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A team led by Howard Chang has contributed key technology to enable new experimental cancer therapy that uses CRISPR to edit immune cells.

A team led by Howard Chang has contributed key technology to enable new experimental cancer therapy that uses CRISPR to edit immune cells.

In the Spotlight: Daniel José Navarrete is living his dream of becoming a scientist in the same Stanford labs where his grandfather worked as a janitor.

In the Spotlight: Daniel José Navarrete is living his dream of becoming a scientist in the same Stanford labs where his grandfather worked as a janitor.

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Former and current Stanford medical students recommends several nonfiction books — as well as authors —that present science through a humanistic lens.

Former and current Stanford medical students recommends several nonfiction books — as well as authors —that present science through a humanistic lens.

Stanford psychiatrist Shaili Jain chose to focus on trauma survivors after learning what happened to her father and grandparents in the 1940s.

Stanford psychiatrist Shaili Jain chose to focus on trauma survivors after learning what happened to her father and grandparents in the 1940s.

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A Stanford physician and leader at the American Heart Association explains why the organization's goals for 2030 include more than heart health.

A Stanford physician and leader at the American Heart Association explains why the organization's goals for 2030 include more than heart health.