Physician-scientist weighs in on how the virus behind COVID-19 hampers your sense of smell and, sometimes, taste.
A Stanford plastic surgeon discusses a little-known treatment for migraines: surgery that involves decompressing a nerve.
A preschooler's brain tumor is revealed after he hits his head at a T-ball game, allowing doctors to remove it before it caused any issues.
Stanford researchers are investigating the use of a small molecule to treat Dravet syndrome, a devastating childhood neurologic disorder.
Stanford researchers have linked the brain's blood vessel system to the development of Alzheimer's disease.
Research from early clinical trials of pediatric glioma patients shows that altered immune cells can fight the deadly brainstem tumor.
Researchers find that the ribosome, a protein-making machine, may contribute to diseases of aging, such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.
The common antidepressant Prozac melts away glioblastoma tumors in laboratory mice, suggesting possible treatment for the deadly cancer.
Stanford Medicine magazine's most-read articles of 2021 were about health inequity and discoveries about the brain and nervous system.
Researchers at Stanford Medicine create new imaging technique to increase the window in which stroke patients can seek care.
Researchers from across Stanford University come together to solve some of neuroscience's trickiest problems.
A Stanford neurosurgeon developed a glove that delivers vibratory bursts of electricity to the fingertips to quell Parkinson's symptoms.
Neurosurgeon Michael Lim studies how to unleash the immune system to attack a type of brain cancer called glioblastoma.
Stanford Medicine researchers are exploring how men and women's brains differ after traumatic head injury.
Researchers at Stanford Medicine explore ways to help patients restore function after neurological illness or injury.
In a Stanford Medicine magazine Q&A, flutist Eugenia Zukerman discusses finding joy through music and poetry since her Alzheimer's diagnosis.