Many people mistakenly assume that because Ronit Mazzoni has been blind since birth, her career choice must have been related to her condition.
Bright Zhou learned from an interest in studying ancient DNA how storytelling is at the root of good family medicine.
The cost of branded pharmaceuticals and quality and availability of generic versions are two key issues facing the U.S. marketplace.
September is Suicide Prevention Month and mental health experts at Stanford Medicine have important information to share.
Nichole Tyson, MD, has advice for young people seeking help for menstrual problems – including painful, irregular or heavy periods.
Stanford medicine statistician Maya Mathur found that doctors have misconceptions about being overweight shortening lifespans.
Researchers found that a mindset intervention could improve the self-reported overall quality of life for adults undergoing cancer treatment.
For Kaitlyn McCaffery, a brain injury survivor, finding community was the key to lifting her spirits during recovery.
Karen Adams, MD, menopause expert, defines and discusses menopause, what to expect in this phase of life, and other helpful advice.
Al’ai Alvarez, MD, a night shift doctor, or nocturnist, illuminates the culture and environment of the emergency department at night.
Leah Millheiser, MD answers basic questions, shares little-known facts and encourages doctors to learn about this biological phase.
Stanford Medicine researchers find that with improved nutrition, female runners suffer less injuries and improve health overall.
Researchers at Stanford Medicine have created a detailed map of how cells in the placenta change during pregnancy.
A new study shows that some Tinder users access the the app to cope with negative emotions, but they may not find what they’re looking for.
Scientists and doctors discuss aging, healthy diets and new treatments for mental health at this year's Health Matters event.
Stanford Medicine researchers weigh in on the promise and peril of increasingly popular diabetes drugs being used for weight loss.