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Based on new technologies and improved understanding, physicians are no longer recommending routine use of radioprotective shields for X-ray procedures.

Based on new technologies and improved understanding, physicians are no longer recommending routine use of radioprotective shields for X-ray procedures.

Stanford ENT surgeon discusses how viruses cause a loss of sense of smell, and what you should do about it in the era of the coronavirus pandemic.

Stanford ENT surgeon discusses how viruses cause a loss of sense of smell, and what you should do about it in the era of the coronavirus pandemic.

Stanford dermatologist Roxana Daneshjou describes the advantages of using Twitter to discuss methods and findings of research papers.

Stanford dermatologist Roxana Daneshjou describes the advantages of using Twitter to discuss methods and findings of research papers.

A Stanford-trained surgeon discusses her research and personal experiences with gender bias in her quest for equality in health care.

A Stanford-trained surgeon discusses her research and personal experiences with gender bias in her quest for equality in health care.

A Stanford oncologist discusses how to improve cancer diagnosis and treatment, including using predictive modeling, liquid biopsies and immunotherapy.

A Stanford oncologist discusses how to improve cancer diagnosis and treatment, including using predictive modeling, liquid biopsies and immunotherapy.

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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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Stanford researchers investigate how to design better buildings that can improve their occupants’ health and productivity.

Stanford researchers investigate how to design better buildings that can improve their occupants’ health and productivity.

Should diseases be named after people? This conclusion of a two-part series looks at the arguments for using biologically-descriptive names, not eponyms.

Should diseases be named after people? This conclusion of a two-part series looks at the arguments for using biologically-descriptive names, not eponyms.

Should diseases be named after people? This first of a two-part series includes arguments to continue using medical eponyms.

Should diseases be named after people? This first of a two-part series includes arguments to continue using medical eponyms.

Researchers are working to develop a wearable sensor to measure stress, anxiety and depression based on changes in cortisol levels and other parameters.

Researchers are working to develop a wearable sensor to measure stress, anxiety and depression based on changes in cortisol levels and other parameters.

A Stanford-led study surveys the time biomedical researchers spend on reformatting manuscripts — estimating a $1 billion annual global labor cost.

A Stanford-led study surveys the time biomedical researchers spend on reformatting manuscripts — estimating a $1 billion annual global labor cost.

Jason Melehani, a resident in internal medicine, has had a long and eclectic career path toward developing new therapies to treat tobacco smokers.

Jason Melehani, a resident in internal medicine, has had a long and eclectic career path toward developing new therapies to treat tobacco smokers.

A study from Stanford researchers finds that food labels that highlight tastiness can improve healthy eating among students at five colleges.

A study from Stanford researchers finds that food labels that highlight tastiness can improve healthy eating among students at five colleges.