A team led by Howard Chang has contributed key technology to enable new experimental cancer therapy that uses CRISPR to edit immune cells.
A Stanford physician and leader at the American Heart Association explains why the organization's goals for 2030 include more than heart health.
Measles is ravaging the Democratic Republic of Congo. Beth Duff-Brown, who has traveled there for several decades, reflects on the epidemic.
A Stanford medical student uses images from pathology to tell a story about the medical ethics of screening for prostate cancer.
Should diseases be named after people? This conclusion of a two-part series looks at the arguments for using biologically-descriptive names, not eponyms.
Stanford physicians have developed ways to better prepare patients physically and mentally for surgery, helping them to feel less pain during recovery.
Should diseases be named after people? This first of a two-part series includes arguments to continue using medical eponyms.
After his ultrasound showed a rare and dangerous blockage in his urethra called LUTO, Kaleb Perry is now thriving, thanks to a team of Stanford physicians.
About half of astronauts could develop osteoporosis during a mission to Mars, a new study led by Stanford scientists has found.
Involving parents in therapy boosts mental wellness among children and teens at risk for bipolar disorder, a Stanford-led study has found.
Forgiving others for past hurts can improve your health, says Fred Luskin, founder of the Stanford University Forgiveness Projects.
Researchers are working to develop a wearable sensor to measure stress, anxiety and depression based on changes in cortisol levels and other parameters.
Psychiatrist Jacob Towery discusses how to practice self-care and how it can benefit both individuals and the people around them.
A survey of Americans' well-being shows that seniors with low incomes are reporting worse mental health while their physical health is stable.
Scientists develop a technology to find "jumping genes," a type of genetic element that may contribute to antibiotic resistance.
The new Stanford Hospital is a high-tech place of healing for patients and families, and a place of innovation and well-being for employees and clinicians.