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Hadi Alkhadra 'before' and 'after' surgery at  Stanford's Lucile Packard Children's Hospital.

Palestinian Boy Walks For First Time After Stanford Surgeon Fixes His Feet

Hadi Alkhadra suffered from a condition known as ‘stuck joints’ and other orthopedic deformities that prevented him from walking. His feet were so deformed, they were upside down.

06/03/2014

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Late-Inning Heroics Help Stanford Inch Closer To College World Series

Tommy Edman hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to lift Stanford to a 5-4 win over Indiana in the championship game of the NCAA’s Bloomington Regional.

06/03/2014

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Stanford Professor Arrested With WWII-Era Grenade At Los Angeles Airport; Charges To Be Dropped

A Stanford University professor arrested at Los Angeles International Airport for allegedly having a grenade in his luggage says he was returning from his late father’s home with the World War II-era souvenir.

06/01/2014

A sperm cell attempts to penetrate an ovum coat to fertilize it. (Wikimedia Commons)

Stanford Study Links Male Sperm Production Problems To Early Death Risk

Men who are found to be infertile also carry an increased risk of dying sooner than men with no problems reproducing, a Stanford University School of Medicine study has found.

05/16/2014

An exterior view of Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara as it nears completion, May 13, 2014. (CBS)

Pac-12 To Hold Football Championship Games At Levi’s Stadium For Next Three Years

The Pacific 12 Conference will hold its Football Championship Game at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara for the next three years, with the first set for Dec. 5, a conference official said.

05/15/2014

An exterior view of Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara as it nears completion, May 13, 2014. (CBS)

Levi’s Stadium Set To Host Pac-12 Conference Football Championship

The Pac-12 Conference is set to announce that they will move the league championship football game to the new stadium of the San Francisco 49ers, starting this upcoming season.

05/14/2014

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Abalone Deaths Along Sonoma County Coastline Blamed On Microscopic Sea Creature

The death of tens of thousands of abalone along the Bay Area’s coastline is being blamed on a microscopic sea creature.

05/11/2014

Trent Murphy #93 of the Stanford Cardinal stands on the field during their game against the UCLA Bruins at Stanford Stadium on October 19, 2013 in Palo Alto, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Stanford Linebacker Trent Murphy Selected By Washington Redskins In 2014 NFL Draft

Stanford’s star linebacker becomes the first Bay Area college player selected in this year’s football draft.

05/09/2014

Image from a home video shows Paul Nelson restraining his son during a bout of psychotic behavior caused by PANS. (CBS)

Stanford Devotes Clinic To Research Auto-Immune Disease PANS Which Causes Violent Episodes In Children

The disease called PANS, or Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome, is so new that many doctors don’t recognize it.

05/07/2014

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Stanford, UCSF Researchers Use ‘Vampire Mice’ To Show Newer Blood Can Rejuvenate

Bay Area researchers have found it’s possible the much-sought-after fountain of youth could be running with blood, and they’ve used ‘vampire mice’ to prove their theories.

05/05/2014

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