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New Master of Science for Wellness Degree Offered at San Diego CampusFriday, December 6, 2013
The new degree prepares students to influence healthy changes in the U.S. population. Read more »
Leanna Standish speaks in a treatment room.
Integrative Oncology Study Draws Attention for Promising ResultsWednesday, December 4, 2013
Integrative cancer care may extend the lives of patients with advanced cancers, according to... Read more »
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New California Program Offers Master’s in Nutrition for WellnessWednesday, December 4, 2013
Our newest degree builds on the success of our nutrition programs and adds a group-education focus. Read more »
Daniel Fenyvesi, MSN ('07), RD, sits with another volunteer at a health clinic.
Fulbright Grant Sends Nutrition Alumnus to NicaraguaThursday, November 21, 2013
As a Fulbright Scholar, Daniel Fenyvesi, MSN ('07), RD, will teach Nicaraguan students, train... Read more »
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Singer-Songwriter-Naturopathic Student: Debbie Miller’s Double ActFriday, November 15, 2013
Miller tells us what she's learned about music that heals and medicine that sings. Read more »
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Acupuncture for All: Alumna Leads Community Care ModelFriday, November 15, 2013
Sonja Sivesind, MSAOM ('08), LAc, joins a movement using group care to expand access to acupuncture. Read more »
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What’s Really in a Chicken Nugget? Nutrition Faculty ExplainsTuesday, November 12, 2013
Nutritionist and dietitian Kelly Morrow, MS, RD, CD explains why nuggets are engineered for a chain... Read more »
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2013 Founders' Day Dinner Honors Past, Present and Future Leaders in Natural HealthThursday, November 7, 2013
The seventh-annual event raised $140,000 for scholarships and priority needs for the University. Read more »
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November is a Time to Give ThanksFriday, November 1, 2013
A number of celebrations and gatherings highlight this month's happenings at Bastyr. Read more »
Artemis Morris, ND, LAc, in ethnobotanical garden.
Alumna Uncovers Health Keys of Mediterranean LifestyleMonday, October 28, 2013
Artemis Morris, ND, LAc, shows what an island known for wellness and longevity can teach the rest... Read more »
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Video: Health Benefits of Herbal TeasFriday, October 25, 2013
Learn about the medicinal benefits of the Choice Organic Wellness Teas created in a partnership... Read more »
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Video: How To Survive Your First Year at Bastyr — and Love ItFriday, October 18, 2013
Returning students offer advice on getting through your first year of natural medicine school. Read more »
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Cynthia Lair's TEDx Talk: How to Cut an Onion (and Be Present with Your Food)Friday, October 18, 2013
Nutrition faculty member Cynthia Lair shows how cooking can be a form of meditation. Read more »
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An Inside Look at Cadaver LabFriday, October 18, 2013
Dr. Rebecca Love takes naturopathic students on a journey terrifying for some, exhilarating for... Read more »
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Northwest Tribes Reclaim Food as MedicineThursday, October 3, 2013
Tribal leaders organize to improve nutrition policy at "Our Food Is Our Medicine" conference at... Read more »
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Celebrate Naturopathic Medicine Week at Bastyr Center for Natural HealthThursday, October 3, 2013
Celebrate the first Naturopathic Medicine Week with a talk on "How Naturopathic Medicine Can Help... Read more »
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October President's Message: Crisp, Refreshing Fall EventsThursday, October 3, 2013
Fall is here, and with the cooler temperatures and crisper air come Bastyr events as refreshing as... Read more »
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Probiotics May Protect Against Drug-Resistant Superbug, Study FindsTuesday, October 1, 2013
Bastyr researchers find strong benefit to probiotics, leading hospitals to rethink policy. Read more »
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California Campus Celebrates One-Year AnniversaryTuesday, September 24, 2013
Bastyr University's San Diego Campus sees major growth in first year; more expected in year two. Read more »
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“We Are All in this Together” - A Student Reports from RevivalThursday, September 19, 2013
Erin Hayford sends this beautiful personal account of Revival, a student-organized camping trip for... Read more »
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China, Peru, Germany, Seattle: See Our Students' Summer PostcardsThursday, September 19, 2013
Bastyr students make the most of their summers — hiking, volunteering, training, kicking back, and... Read more »
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Joni Olehausen, ND, Named Associate Dean for Naturopathic Medicine at Bastyr University California Monday, September 9, 2013
Dr. Olehausen starts in San Diego on September 13, 2013. Read more »
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Acupuncture and Buddhism Overlap for Student MonkThursday, September 5, 2013
As a monk and student leader, Yeeshen Tien finds fruitful parallels between religion and health. Read more »
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Mollie Katzen Talks Creative Vegetarian Food and Growing as a CookThursday, September 5, 2013
The acclaimed Moosewood Cookbook author joins us for a Q-and-A before her campus talk on Sept. 27. Read more »
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TED Talk: Turkey Tail Helped My Mother through CancerWednesday, September 4, 2013
Researcher Paul Stamets tells the story of his mother's recovery and his work uncovering the... Read more »