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Walia in campus gardenMonday, March 17, 2014
A mysterious illness transformed Priya Walia's vision of medicine and gave her a plan for her future.Read more »
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Calvin Kwan, ND ('12), a clinical resident at Bastyr Center for Natural Health, explains this popular therapeutic technique.Read more »
Midwifery student with babyWednesday, February 26, 2014
Bastyr faculty member Wendy Gordon, CPM, LM, MPH co-authors study on birth outcomes.Read more »
Rachel Giordano poses with legos as a child and an adultTuesday, February 25, 2014
Alumna Rachel Giordano, ND ('12), became an unlikely viral media star and a thoughtful commentator on gender and medicine.Read more »
Two students sit in lotus positionWednesday, February 12, 2014
Yoga might just be the unofficial favorite "sport" of Bastyr University, bringing together students and faculty on both campuses.Read more »
Two students study in campus courtyardWednesday, February 12, 2014
Tutoring programs rank among our most popular student services.Read more »
Doctor holding felt heart. Saturday, February 1, 2014
February is a ‘Super’ Month to Highlight Bastyr's Winning TeamsRead more »
Midwives with parents and infantWednesday, January 29, 2014
Emi Yamasaki McLaughlin and Caitlin Wheaton develop a plan to expand access to midwives.Read more »
Acupuncturist places needles in watermelonMonday, January 27, 2014
Researchers have figured out how to study electroacupuncture inside an MRI machine, enabling new investigation into stroke rehabilitation.Read more »
Noyes with her mother at age 15 and as a Bastyr student on campus.Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Kara Noyes dropped out of high school to battle bone cancer. Now she treats patients at Bastyr's integrative oncology research clinic.Read more »

Health Tips

When the weather changes, viruses always seem to sneak into our homes, offices, and schools. Here are some tips to avoid sickness this time of year and boost your immunity!  

Learn about the cardiovascualr benefits of the hibiscus flower.

Hibiscus tea, a delightfully refreshing beverage with a tart, berry-like flavor, has demonstrated benefits for individuals with hypertension.
What’s motivating you to be healthy? Is it a spouse, grandchildren, a recent health scare, or a full bucket list to accomplish? Thinking about what motivates you will get you to start living a healthy lifestyle.

A natural way to fight sickness this winter.