Better cancer diagnostics and treatments are in the works
Stanford Cancer Institute is striving to change the story for people with cancer
Helping teens and young adults navigate care and recovery
Understanding chemo brain
Future doctors realize the power of empathy through early patient connections
Cancer patient and med student trade journal in telling their stories
Using genomics to guide personalized cancer treatment
Lucy Kalanithi five years later
Letter from the Dean
Making strides against cancer
Stanford researchers stand at the forefront of efforts to defeat the disease
Tracking surgeons’ motions to understand success
An excerpt from Dean Lloyd Minor's book: Discovering Precision Health
Formerly conjoined, the girls are flourishing
A scientist’s eye for detail catches mixed-up frog cells reassembling
Scientists lay out the different ways we age
New reasons for hope
Upfront is a quick look at the latest development from Stanford Medicine
A philanthropist’s challenge grant will make nearly $90 million in new financial assistance available to eliminate medical school debt for incoming students in need.
The discovery that it might be possible to eliminate Ecstasy’s addictive properties could increase the drug’s potential for use in psychiatry, new research shows.
A common mutation that causes facial flushing and inflammation in response to alcohol can lead to biochemical changes associated with Alzheimer’s disease, researchers say.
Even teens who aren’t especially thin could be dangerously ill from atypical anorexia nervosa, according to new research.
Stents or bypass surgeries might not be needed for patients with stable heart disease who don’t have symptoms of chest pain.
The average body temperature has dropped 0.05 F every decade since the 1800s, analysis finds.
The Stanford Medicine 2020 Health Trends Report shows physicians and medical students preparing for a health care future improved by data science and technological advances.