UCSF Participates In Experimental Therapy Trial For Infants With Rare Genetic Disease SCIDIn the late 70's and early 80's, a small boy with a rare genetic disease was known as “David, the Bubble Boy." Now, there is cautious optimism that UCSF doctors may have found a safe cure for patients just like David.
FDA Stages Surprise Inspection At Juul's San Francisco OfficeThe Food and Drug Administration has staged a surprise inspection and seized "over a thousand documents" at the San Francisco headquarters of the nation's leading e-cigarette manufacturer.
Gov. Brown Vetoes Bill Requiring Later Start Times For SchoolsGov. Jerry Brown vetoed a new law Thursday that would have banned an early morning start for classes at the state's public middle and high schools.
Meet Dr. Dina Rose, Author Of 'It's Not About The Broccoli'Dr. Dina Rose is the author of 'It's Not About the Broccoli, Three Healthy Habits to Teach Your Kids for a Lifetime of Healthy Eating.'
Feds Cracks Down On Juul E-Cigarettes Popular In SchoolsFederal health officials on Tuesday announced a nationwide crackdown on underage use of a popular e-cigarette brand following months of complaints from parents, politicians and school administrators.
Pioneering Immunotherapy Targeting Elusive Cancer Cells In ChildrenThe “remarkably successful” CAR-T cell therapy is giving new hope to the sickest cancer patients. Now, Stanford experts are focusing on advancing its use and broadening its benefits.
Five Tips For Improved Asthma ManagementIf it’s correctly managed, most kids with asthma can live healthy lives full of running, sports and play. Check out these five tips for better asthma management.
Nick Keeps Rolling After Beating Leukemia Like many teens, Nick Norcia loves sports, especially hockey. But the Leigh High School senior is especially thankful to be back on the rink after battling leukemia.
Designed For Families, With FamiliesHow do you build the best children’s hospital? You start by asking patient families what they want it to include.
The Unique Surgery That Helped A Boy Back Onto The Basketball CourtBoy with bone cancer loses his leg, but gains back mobility and love for the game thanks to rotationplasty surgery
Siblings With Double-Lung Transplants Beat The OddsHear Doris and David’s amazing story.
Six Ways To Prevent Sports Injuries Helpful Tips from Stanford Children’s Health Sports Medicine Doctors
Eight Ways To Help Your Child Get A Good Night’s SleepGet the low-down from Stanford doctors on how many zzz’s your child needs at each life stage
California Health Care Chief To Keep Close Eye On InsurersCalifornia's top health care administrator has vowed to track the actions of insurers because of the new law on health care reform.