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This is the first in a series called Taking Depression Seriously, which aims to explain the disease and offer tips for navigating the health care system.

This is the first in a series called Taking Depression Seriously, which aims to explain the disease and offer tips for navigating the health care system.

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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.

Scientists at Stanford and beyond are working toward a new type of tuberculosis diagnostic that utilizes blood samples.

Scientists at Stanford and beyond are working toward a new type of tuberculosis diagnostic that utilizes blood samples.

Women scheduled for C-sections know the levels of pain relief they'll need, and are happier with their experience if given a choice.

Women scheduled for C-sections know the levels of pain relief they'll need, and are happier with their experience if given a choice.

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Some viruses help drug-resistant bacteria grow in the lungs of cystic fibrosis patients, new Stanford research shows.

Some viruses help drug-resistant bacteria grow in the lungs of cystic fibrosis patients, new Stanford research shows.

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A Stanford psychologist discusses the future of psychiatric artificial intelligence, including the challenges and potential benefits for AI-based mental health assessment.

A Stanford psychologist discusses the future of psychiatric artificial intelligence, including the challenges and potential benefits for AI-based mental health assessment.

Results from a multi-center clinical trial show that a drug lowers the risk of kidney failure by a third in people with Type 2 diabetes and kidney disease.

Results from a multi-center clinical trial show that a drug lowers the risk of kidney failure by a third in people with Type 2 diabetes and kidney disease.

The Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artifical Intelligence will advance AI research, education and more to improve the human condition.

The Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artifical Intelligence will advance AI research, education and more to improve the human condition.

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A new study has found that opioid-related deaths are highest on the East Coast and opioids are affecting an increasing number of African-Americans.

A new study has found that opioid-related deaths are highest on the East Coast and opioids are affecting an increasing number of African-Americans.

Physician Justin Thompson offers guidance on the safety of exercising during pregnancy. Many non-contact activities are healthy.

Physician Justin Thompson offers guidance on the safety of exercising during pregnancy. Many non-contact activities are healthy.

Dean Lloyd Minor discusses findings of Stanford Medicine's recently released Health Trends Report.

Dean Lloyd Minor discusses findings of Stanford Medicine's recently released Health Trends Report.

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