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A conference room filled with attendees of Bastyr University Calinfornia's Spring for Health dinner.Thursday, April 23, 2015
The first Bastyr University California event raised money for student scholarships.Read more »
Bastyr student preparing whole foods.Thursday, April 16, 2015
Bastyr University’s nutrition programs focus on the whole picture of foods and wellness.Read more »
Bastyr alumnus Trevor Clark carrying a canoe down a suburban street.Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Follow Trevor Clark, a graduate from Bastyr’s herbal sciences program, as he plans a two-month solo canoe trip along the Alabama Scenic River Trail studying herbal plants.Read more »
HerbDay logoWednesday, April 8, 2015
Two April talks led by botanical medicine experts will highlight the importance of herbs ahead of National HerbDay.Read more »
Monday, April 6, 2015
After nearly three decades at Bastyr, a beloved professor is honored for his contributions.Read more »
Spring for Health Luncheon May 12, 2015Friday, April 3, 2015
The keynote speaker at the annual event that supports uncompensated care services at Bastyr Center for Natural Health brings a broad range of experience as a physician, researcher and expert in public health and health policy.Read more »
Bastyr undergraduate students standing with hula hoops.Friday, March 13, 2015
The class project gives students the opportunity to teach what they’ve learned about whole-person wellness to a unique patient population.Read more »
Students and faculty at AMSA conventionTuesday, March 10, 2015
Bastyr University was well-represented at the Washington D.C. convention, with students from both campuses as well as faculty attending.Read more »
Bastyr University ayurveda instructor Shailinder Sodhi, ND (‘93)Monday, March 2, 2015
Instructor Shailinder Sodhi, ND (‘93), draws on roots to spread traditional Indian medicine.Read more »
Maxine Hayes, MD, MPH, FAAPMonday, March 2, 2015
Dr. Hayes is the the former Washington State Health Officer and the 2010 recipient of the Bastyr University's most prestigious honor, the Mission Award.Read more »

Health Tips

  • Purchasing food grown closer to your home will provide great health, economic and environmental benefits.

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  • There are many ways to monitor and change your individual risk of heart disease.

  • With the number of Type 2 Diabetes patients quickly rising, it's time to start preventing this disease by changing dietary and exercise habits. Dr. Jennifer Pilon sheds some light on how to prevent this disease naturally.
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