Bastyr News

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A New School Year is A Lot Like Celebrating a BirthdaySunday, September 1, 2013
Our University President explains why this is one of his favorite times of the year. Read more »
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New Textbook Hopes to Redefine How Naturopathic Medicine is Learned, TaughtThursday, August 29, 2013
Foundations of Naturopathic Medicine Textbook: The Healing Power of Nature, to be published in 2014 Read more »
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What Does the Affordable Care Act Mean for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine?Friday, August 23, 2013
New law going into effect in 2014 will mean more Americans are insured, creating a need for more... Read more »
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Behold the Cedar: An Ode to the Campus ForestThursday, August 15, 2013
There is a time for classroom and lab studies — and a time for stepping into the forest to study... Read more »
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Naturopathic Doctors Adopt Evidence-Based Medicine, Study FindsThursday, August 8, 2013
Researchers describe a cultural shift toward balancing clinical evidence, judgment and patient... Read more »
Gearing Up for a New School YearFriday, August 2, 2013
Summer vacation is nice, but a lifelong academic explains why this is his favorite time of year. Read more »
Alumna Strengthens a Community through Fitness TrainingThursday, August 1, 2013
Exercise science alumna Lisa Brudvik finds unexpected joys teaching fitness at a retirement... Read more »
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Medical Qigong Program Equips Providers for Self-CareThursday, August 1, 2013
A qigong continuing education course helps health care providers balance body and mind amid stress. Read more »
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Chaos and Wonder: California Student Reflects on First YearTuesday, July 30, 2013
Therese Kimbell reflects on the energy of her classmates and faculty and the challenges they... Read more »
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Breathe Into Your Life: Dr. Brad Lichtenstein's Riveting TEDx TalkTuesday, July 23, 2013
Core faculty member Brad Lichtenstein lays bare the powerful connection between our breath and our... Read more »
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Summer is a Time to Be NeighborlyFriday, July 12, 2013
This month, we highlight our connection to the city of Kenmore and the community. Read more »
Bastyr 2013 Graduation
More than 300 Graduates Celebrated at 32nd Annual CommencementFriday, July 12, 2013
Congratulations to the Bastyr University Class of 2013! Read more »
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Naturopathic Heart Care Brings Major Gains in Study of Canadian Postal WorkersTuesday, July 2, 2013
A leading research journal publishes study supporting naturopathic care for high-risk heart... Read more »
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Sports Medicine Club Gets Fast-Paced Practice at TournamentWednesday, June 12, 2013
Students volunteer as trainers for hard-charging volleyball players at Emerald City Classic. Read more »
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What's Really the Deal with Seattle Weather?Tuesday, June 11, 2013
You've heard about the soggy, sun-deprived Pacific Northwest. Here's the shocking truth (it's... Read more »
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Permaculture Alumna Learns to Observe and Restore LandscapesTuesday, June 11, 2013
Deena Lewis left a job at Microsoft to design landscapes as she learned in Bastyr's permaculture... Read more »
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Colorado Passes Law Recognizing Naturopathic DoctorsMonday, June 10, 2013
The law is a victory for the field of naturopathic medicine, signaling a growing interest among... Read more »
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When is a “Book” More Than Just a Collection of Pages?Friday, June 7, 2013
The “Human Library” event at Bastyr Center for Natural Health helps student practitioners dispel... Read more »
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The End of the Academic Year – The Beginning of New CareersMonday, June 3, 2013
Hats off to the Bastyr University Class of 2013! Read more »
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Unusual Parkinson's Study Seeks to Learn from "Positive Deviants"Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Researchers gather data from patients around the world in search of a recipe for success. Read more »
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Doula to Hollywood Elite Joins Simkin Center CaliforniaWednesday, May 29, 2013
Ana Paula Markel's own births led her to care for birthing mothers, a skill she teaches at the new... Read more »
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How Five Students Found Their Way to Bastyr’s Bachelor’s ProgramsThursday, May 16, 2013
Students and alumni share their stories in this video highlighting Bastyr's bachelor degree... Read more »
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Acupuncture Students Intern at Mariners Spring TrainingThursday, May 16, 2013
The Seattle Mariners are leaders in using acupuncture and integrative medicine in professional... Read more »
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After Burning Out, Swimmer Plunges into Whole-Food NutritionThursday, May 16, 2013
A high-performance diet gave Ellen Freeman energy but not health. Discovering whole foods let her... Read more »
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Researcher Part of Groundbreaking Study on Naturopathic CareWednesday, May 15, 2013
Dr. Ryan Bradley helped author a study on the relationship between naturopathic care and... Read more »
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With Help from Her Heritage, Alumna Leads on Cancer and Diabetes CareMonday, May 13, 2013
Jody Noé's childhood education in Cherokee herbalism led her to naturopathic medicine. Now she's a... Read more »
Victoria Sweet talks on stage at the Spring For Health Luncheon.
Record Amount Raised at Annual “Spring for Health Luncheon” Monday, May 13, 2013
$120,000 was raised to help pay for uncompensated medical care at the University's Seattle teaching... Read more »