Bastyr News

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Take a Natural Approach to Dandruff and Dry Scalp Monday, January 9, 2012
Although there are over-the-counter remedies for dandruff or dry scalp, there also are natural ways... Read more »
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Happy, Chilly New Year: Splash and Dash in PicturesMonday, January 9, 2012
It's tradition for Bastyrians to mark the first day of the winter quarter with a dash down the... Check it out »
Sharon Gray, MS (’06), LAc
Alumna Combines Acupuncture and Nutrition into a Career and a CookbookSunday, January 8, 2012
Sharon Gray, MS (’06), LAc, is one of many Bastyr graduates whose own health journey inspired her... Read more »
Acupuncture and Oriental medicine student Emily Paul
Clinical Training Snapshot: Working with a Translator — and Sometimes WithoutThursday, January 5, 2012
AOM student Emily Paul found herself learning cross-cultural communication on the fly at the... Read more »
Bastyr University President, Dr. Daniel K. Church.
President's Message - January 2012Monday, January 2, 2012
2012 promises to be a year filled with celebrations, milestones and new additions that are sure to... Read more »
Penny Simkin and Phyllis Klaus
Childbirth Workshop Teaches Compassion for Abuse SurvivorsThursday, December 22, 2011
Two pioneers of the birth vocations field, Penny Simkin, namesake of the University's Simkin Center... Read more »
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President's Message - December 2011 Thursday, December 1, 2011
Bastyr President Daniel K. Church, PhD, takes a look back at 2011 and anticipates even more to come... Read more »
Bastyr University chefs Jim Watkins and Paul Douglas with KOMO/4 anchor Molly Sh
Thanksgiving Recipes from the Bastyr Dining CommonsMonday, November 21, 2011
Now you can make the vegetarian, vegan and a healthy traditional Thanksgiving menus that were... Read more »
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Bastyr Dean Shares Recipes for ImmunityFriday, November 18, 2011
Debra Brammer, ND, discusses "Herbs to Support Immunity," and offers a list of her family's... Read more »
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Hardest Lessons Are the Simplest in "Psychology and Soul of Breathing" ClassMonday, November 14, 2011
A new class on breathing is part personal journey, part study in spiritual traditions and part... Read more »
Student in Bastyr's busy whole-food culinary kitchen
Appetite for "Real" Food Leads to Creativity in Nutrition ProgramsMonday, November 7, 2011
Bastyr's nutrition programs reached record enrollment in 2011, driven by a growing cultural... Read more »
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Fright and Delight: Haunted Trails in PicturesFriday, November 4, 2011
Bastyr students dressed up in their finest ghoulery for Haunted Trails, a fundraiser for the... Read more »
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November 2011 President's MessageTuesday, November 1, 2011
We recently received the results from a study showing Bastyr's economic impact on the local... Read more »
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Enter Your Pooch in Kenmore's Annual Dog-O-Ween Costume ContestFriday, October 21, 2011
Bastyr University is a sponsor for the annual Dog-O-Ween Costume Contest through the city of... Read more »
Sharon Hanson
Stage 4 to Cancer-Free: Patient Thanks Bastyr for Role in Holistic CareFriday, October 21, 2011
Sharon Hanson credits her stunning recovery from pancreatic cancer to integrative care, a... Read more »
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Bastyr Chef Cooks Up a Winner at Bothell ChilifestThursday, October 20, 2011
Bastyr University has won grants from the National Institutes of Health and awards from the... Read more »
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Study: Building a Campus Sauna to Sweat out ToxinsThursday, October 13, 2011
Bastyr is getting a campus sauna for a first-of-its-kind study to find out how heat treatments can... Read more »
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Bastyr Dining Commons Serves Nutritious, Tasty Cancer-Fighting MenuFriday, September 30, 2011
These delicious cancer-fighting recipes are full of nutrition and antioxidants that are beneficial... Read more »
Joshua Goldenberg outside on campus
The Head and the Heart: Student Unites Research and Healing WorkTuesday, September 27, 2011
This Ivy League graduate thought he had a career as a research biologist all mapped out. Then he... Read more »
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Summer in the Northwest: Foraging, Farming, Trekking and MoreFriday, September 16, 2011
Don't let the stereotypes fool you: The Pacific Northwest can be drop-dead gorgeous come summertime. Read more »
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Naturopathic Student Studies Herbal Fixes for Prostate CancerThursday, September 15, 2011
Renee Choi is researching whether the herbs "Oregon grape" and "sweet Annie" can fight prostate... Read more »
Marissa Castello
5 Insights from a Knowledge-Hungry New StudentTuesday, September 13, 2011
Meet Marissa Castello, a personal wellness coach, mother, former boutique owner and self-described... Read more »
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Herbal Sciences Grad Launches Successful Retail VentureFriday, September 9, 2011
A 2009 graduate of the herbal sciences bachelor's program, Difani opened Herbal Wellness, a retail... Read more »
Psych Grad Starts Unique Assistance-Dog BusinessFriday, September 9, 2011
Darcie Boltz opened Heeling Allies, a business that trains assistance dogs and matches them with... Read more »
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Bastyr Focuses on Research, Early Detection to Combat Prostate Cancer Thursday, September 8, 2011
September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, and Bastyr University is working to tackle... Read more »
Ying Yu
Ying Yu, MS ('07) Pioneers Nutrition-Counseling ClinicFriday, August 26, 2011
Ying Yu, MS, a 2007 graduate of the Master of Science in Nutrition and Clinical Health Psychology,... Read more »