A California toddler is doing well after receiving a kidney donated by a stranger who responded to his family's request on Facebook.
A study from Stanford researchers finds that food labels that highlight tastiness can improve healthy eating among students at five colleges.
Stanford medical student Yoo Jung Kim writes about smells in the hospital and how they can trigger fond memories and provide motivation.
A Stanford study finds that more than half of transgender teenagers intentionally gain or lose weight to align their bodies with their gender identity.
A Stanford biomedical data scientist discusses how computational modeling of big data could help improve personalized chemotherapy selection in the future.
Stanford researchers examined how people react to museum exhibits offering an immersive experience with the single-cell organism Euglena.
Third year medical student Orly Farber discovers the whirlwind of clinical rotations and the satisfaction of not just learning, but doing medicine.
Through genetic tests and databases of symptoms, doctors in a network of clinical centers help families determine what is affecting their children's health.
Launched in 2009, Scope has published 10,000 posts. A celebration featuring narrative writing — kicking off with a piece from Abraham Verghese — is planned.
The designers of the new Stanford Hospital harnessed the powers of nature, light, art and quiet to transform the patient experience.
Eddie Shakerpour wanted to feel better, so he joined Humanwide, a Stanford Medicine pilot that used data to create personalized, preventive care plans.
Construction crews are putting the finishing touches on the new Stanford Hospital, getting ready for it to open later this year.
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Stanford Medicine's Discovery Innovation Awards provide funding for faculty members pursuing basic science that is "high-risk, high-reward."
The new Stanford Hospital will include an array of technology to optimize the patient, and clinician, experience, including communication tools.
The health sector should focus on consumer needs to better harness the promise of digital technology, writes a Stanford Medicine professor and a colleague.