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Stanford researchers disprove the idea that legalizing medical marijuana will lead to fewer deaths from opioid overdoses.

Stanford researchers disprove the idea that legalizing medical marijuana will lead to fewer deaths from opioid overdoses.

A third of young athletes register high blood pressure, raising questions about their health — or about the new U.S. hypertension guidelines.

A third of young athletes register high blood pressure, raising questions about their health — or about the new U.S. hypertension guidelines.

A Stanford psychiatrist argues that internet privacy is a mental health issue and an online bill of rights is needed in the U.S.

A Stanford psychiatrist argues that internet privacy is a mental health issue and an online bill of rights is needed in the U.S.

In a recent commentary, Alan Schatzberg speaks out about the potential harms, and many questions, that surround ketamine's use to treat depression.

In a recent commentary, Alan Schatzberg speaks out about the potential harms, and many questions, that surround ketamine's use to treat depression.

Stanford researchers find that colorectal cancer is being diagnosed at later stages in younger patients, suggesting risk of the disease is growing.

Stanford researchers find that colorectal cancer is being diagnosed at later stages in younger patients, suggesting risk of the disease is growing.

Stanford researchers, seeking ways to regenerate muscle after injury, find a promising method using collagen and vascular cells.

Stanford researchers, seeking ways to regenerate muscle after injury, find a promising method using collagen and vascular cells.

If physicians follow the guidelines for patients with leg and lower back pain and wait before getting MRIs, it could save half a billion dollars a year.

If physicians follow the guidelines for patients with leg and lower back pain and wait before getting MRIs, it could save half a billion dollars a year.

Firefighters, lawyers, teachers and other professionals have plenty to teach physicians about avoiding burnout and finding meaning in their work.

Firefighters, lawyers, teachers and other professionals have plenty to teach physicians about avoiding burnout and finding meaning in their work.

In response to views that cigarettes were unhealthful, tobacco companies used images of medical professionals to sell their products.

In response to views that cigarettes were unhealthful, tobacco companies used images of medical professionals to sell their products.

In a southern African nation, a clinic is helping children who suffer from debilitating ear, nose and throat conditions that are rare in the U.S.

In a southern African nation, a clinic is helping children who suffer from debilitating ear, nose and throat conditions that are rare in the U.S.

Exercise and diet are the best way to control blood pressure. Ann Lindsay describes how physicians can convince their patients to make changes.

Exercise and diet are the best way to control blood pressure. Ann Lindsay describes how physicians can convince their patients to make changes.

While different Asian groups vary in their risk for heart disease and stroke, all Asian groups are more likely to die early of a stroke than whites.

While different Asian groups vary in their risk for heart disease and stroke, all Asian groups are more likely to die early of a stroke than whites.