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Inflatable pumpkin at Haunted TrailsThursday, October 3, 2013
Fall is here, and with the cooler temperatures and crisper air come Bastyr events as refreshing as a cup of cider. Here are a few of the happenings at our campuses and clinics this month.Read more »
Probiotic and antibiotic pills in a pair of handsTuesday, October 1, 2013
Bastyr researchers find strong benefit to probiotics, leading hospitals to rethink policy.Read more »
Students at campfireThursday, September 19, 2013
Erin Hayford sends this beautiful personal account of Revival, a student-organized camping trip for naturopathic medicine students and doctors to reconnect with the power of their medicine.Read more »
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Bastyr students make the most of their summers — hiking, volunteering, training, kicking back, and studying the world over. See their photos.Read more »
Mollie Katzen portraitThursday, September 5, 2013
The acclaimed Moosewood Cookbook author joins us for a Q-and-A before her campus talk on Sept. 27. Read more »
Yeeshen Tien practices tai chi in campus gardenThursday, September 5, 2013
As a monk and student leader, Yeeshen Tien finds fruitful parallels between religion and health.Read more »
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Researcher Paul Stamets tells the story of his mother's recovery and his work uncovering the healing power of mushrooms.Read more »
A student carries a stack of bindersSunday, September 1, 2013
Our University President explains why this is one of his favorite times of the year.Read more »
Friday, August 23, 2013
New law going into effect in 2014 will mean more Americans are insured, creating a need for more primary care doctors.Read more »
Western red cedar along campus trailThursday, August 15, 2013
There is a time for classroom and lab studies — and a time for stepping into the forest to study the creatures that sprout and bloom and tower above us. Welcome to Northwest Herbs.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!  

Hibiscus tea, a delightfully refreshing beverage with a tart, berry-like flavor, has demonstrated benefits for individuals with hypertension.

Learn about the cardiovascualr benefits of the hibiscus flower.

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.