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Leaders pledge to address climate change
A roundtable at the White House on reducing the health care industry’s climate-warming emissions includes leaders from Stanford Medicine.
Older, younger kids equally OK with phones
Stanford Medicine researchers did not find a connection between the age children acquired their first cell phone and their sleep patterns, depression symptoms or grades.
Psychiatrist Hans Steiner dies at 76
The Stanford Medicine psychiatrist was an expert in the development of psychopathologies and a beloved mentor to many.
Shebani Sethi on metabolic psychiatry
A specialist in psychiatry and obesity describes how metabolic disorders affect the brain and how nutrition can help patients with mental illness.
Antibody treatment rejuvenates stem cells
Old muscle stem cells express high levels of the cancer-associated molecule CD47. Blocking a pathway mediated by CD47 restored strength to old mice in a Stanford Medicine study.
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- An Evidence-Based Approach to the Diagnosis and Management of Migraines in Adults in the Primary Care and General Neurology Setting
- E-Cigarettes: Harmful or Harm-Reducing
- Introduction to Food and Health
- Managing Atrial Fibrillation
- Musculoskeletal Medicine Primer for the non-Orthopedist
- Prescription Drug Misuse and Addiction: Compassionate Care for a Complex Problem
- SafetyQuest: Level One - QI Basics
- SafetyQuest: Level Three - Implementing QI
- SafetyQuest: Level Two - Moving Beyond QI Basics
- SafetyQuest: Level four - Mastering QI
- Screening and Assessing Depression in Primary Care Settings: Clinical and Ethical Considerations
- SonoDoc: Case-Based Learning in Bedside Ultrasound
- To Prescribe or Not To Prescribe? Antibiotics and Outpatient Infections
- Unconscious Bias
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