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Acupuncture needles close-upThursday, January 24, 2013
Acupuncture, nutrition, midwifery and other integrative fields can seize new roles as Affordable Care Act takes effect.Read more »
Woman receives foot massageFriday, January 11, 2013
Bastyr's new master's in ayurvedic sciences is the first such accredited program in the nation, training practitioners in traditional Indian medicine well-suited for the 21st century.Read more »
Dr. Church leads the unveiling of the John Bastyr Legacy Wall.Thursday, January 10, 2013
The yearlong centennial birthday celebration for Dr. John Bastyr may have ended, but a new Legacy Wall on campus will be a permanent tribute to his remarkable life.Read more »
Friday, January 4, 2013
Bastyr University students used inspiration and humor to display the rigors and the spirit of naturopathic medicine education.Read more »
Early days at the first Bastyr schoolFriday, January 4, 2013
2013 has just begun, but Bastyr University already has big plans for January and beyond. Read more »
Portrait of Steven Rissman, NDMonday, December 17, 2012
Bastyr graduate Steven Rissman, ND ('96), counsels young men who struggle with anger, showing how care providers can empower patients to manage inner turmoil.Read more »
Student volunteer lifts leg of runnerSunday, December 16, 2012
Volunteers from Bastyr's sports medicine clubs offer their skills to weary runners.Read more »
Bastyr University CaliforniaMonday, December 3, 2012
Much has happened this past year at Bastyr University to make it one of the most historic, memorable years ever. From a new campus to high marks for our clinic to a year long celebration for our University's namesake, 2012 had a number of noteworthy highlights.Read more »
A ferry in the Puget Sound.Monday, December 3, 2012
A speaking engagement at Bastyr University turned into a miracle for midwife Therese Charvet, who helped deliver a healthy baby girl in the middle of Puget Sound on her way to campus.Read more »
Turkey tail mushroom growing on treeFriday, November 30, 2012
Researchers study how a traditional Chinese mushroom helps cancer patients strengthen their immune systems in a $5.4 million investigation.Read more »

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