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Rachael Flatt competed in the 2010 Winter Olympics. Now the former skater works on eating disorders prevention and intervention in a Stanford Medicine lab.

Rachael Flatt competed in the 2010 Winter Olympics. Now the former skater works on eating disorders prevention and intervention in a Stanford Medicine lab.

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A comparison of diets for weight loss for those with different levels of insulin and metabolic genes did not find a clear winner.

A comparison of diets for weight loss for those with different levels of insulin and metabolic genes did not find a clear winner.

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In a recent report on KQED, Stanford’s David Spiegel explains how a victim's health can be affected by sexual harassment in the short and long term.

In a recent report on KQED, Stanford’s David Spiegel explains how a victim's health can be affected by sexual harassment in the short and long term.

Stanford’s Jamie Zeitzer discusses sleep science and new slumber-related gadgets with Ira Flatow on a Science Friday podcast.

Stanford’s Jamie Zeitzer discusses sleep science and new slumber-related gadgets with Ira Flatow on a Science Friday podcast.

Stanford's Ruth O'Hara discusses research on worrying and its impact on cognition, memory and effective disorders in older adults.

Stanford's Ruth O'Hara discusses research on worrying and its impact on cognition, memory and effective disorders in older adults.

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This is the fifth in a series of blog posts, by Randall Stafford, MD, PhD discussing prediabetes and Type 2 diabetes.

This is the fifth in a series of blog posts, by Randall Stafford, MD, PhD discussing prediabetes and Type 2 diabetes.

Study finds even a modest weight gain causes the body to fluctuate on the molecular level, but most changes revert back when weight is lost.

Study finds even a modest weight gain causes the body to fluctuate on the molecular level, but most changes revert back when weight is lost.

Heart problems are the leading cause of death in pregnant women and new moms. A new set of guidelines will help doctors spot heart disease in these women.

Heart problems are the leading cause of death in pregnant women and new moms. A new set of guidelines will help doctors spot heart disease in these women.

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Among women who had experienced accidental urination, those who took fesoterodine reported better sleep, Stanford researchers found.

Among women who had experienced accidental urination, those who took fesoterodine reported better sleep, Stanford researchers found.

Diabetes itself has few symptoms, but its consequences can lead to disability and death. Stanford's Randall Stafford breaks down complications.

Diabetes itself has few symptoms, but its consequences can lead to disability and death. Stanford's Randall Stafford breaks down complications.