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A medical student shares how both storytelling and story-listening can be beneficial for physicians (and their patients).

A medical student shares how both storytelling and story-listening can be beneficial for physicians (and their patients).

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A Stanford-designed computer algorithm helps doctors predict the lifespan of patients with metastatic cancer by looking for clues in their own exam notes.

A Stanford-designed computer algorithm helps doctors predict the lifespan of patients with metastatic cancer by looking for clues in their own exam notes.

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In the fifth installment in the Understanding AFib series, Randall Stafford explains how to measure your heart rate and pay attention to your heart rhythm.

In the fifth installment in the Understanding AFib series, Randall Stafford explains how to measure your heart rate and pay attention to your heart rhythm.

In this essay, Cynthia Lim reflects on her experience caring for her husband, who was left with brain damage following a cardiac arrest.

In this essay, Cynthia Lim reflects on her experience caring for her husband, who was left with brain damage following a cardiac arrest.

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The first nursing postdoc at Stanford, Nancy Dudley, brings a passion for the care of the severely ill to her palliative care research.

The first nursing postdoc at Stanford, Nancy Dudley, brings a passion for the care of the severely ill to her palliative care research.

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Stanford’s Peter Koltai is participating in an effort to advance much-needed ENT care for children in Zimbabwe.

Stanford’s Peter Koltai is participating in an effort to advance much-needed ENT care for children in Zimbabwe.

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New Stanford research shows alarming trends in teens' use of a popular vaping device, suggesting they need better education about its addictive potential.

New Stanford research shows alarming trends in teens' use of a popular vaping device, suggesting they need better education about its addictive potential.

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In this fourth post in the Understanding AFib series, physician Randall Stafford explains different drugs that are used to slow down the heart.

In this fourth post in the Understanding AFib series, physician Randall Stafford explains different drugs that are used to slow down the heart.

When 12-year-old Lizneidy Serratos was airlifted to the Bay Area in early August, her heart was pumping so weakly that she could not walk or eat.

When 12-year-old Lizneidy Serratos was airlifted to the Bay Area in early August, her heart was pumping so weakly that she could not walk or eat.

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In the latest installment in the series Understanding AFib, Randall Stafford explains the different types of blood thinners.

In the latest installment in the series Understanding AFib, Randall Stafford explains the different types of blood thinners.