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person picking up weights in gym Monday, March 7, 2016
Your local gym may be a breeding ground for bacteria and other hidden grossness. Find out how to make sure you are safe and clean while working out.Read more »
Student doing exam on pregnant womanMonday, February 22, 2016
First-year Midwifery students get a chance to interact with pregnant volunteers and begin to apply their clinical skills.Read more »
Chinese New Year lions in hallwayTuesday, February 9, 2016
Year of the Monkey kicks off with Lion Dance in Dining CommonsRead more »
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Naturopathic doctors and students from Bastyr University California cleaned up Cardiff State Beach and discussed the importance of water qualityRead more »
A bride and a groom walk down the aisle of Bastyr Chapel.Friday, February 5, 2016
Bastyr University provides many resources and services for the general public and not-for-profits.Read more »
Friday, January 8, 2016
Want to learn a unique way to keep from getting sick during cold and flu season? Try looking in your kitchen!Read more »
Students, staff and faculty run into Lake Washington for Splash N' Dash 2016Tuesday, January 5, 2016
18th annual jump into the lake brings out the bravest "Bastyrians"Read more »
Hands clasped together in cooperationMonday, December 7, 2015
Midwives and other childbirth professionals gain policy and advocacy tools to promote maternal and infant health with a Master of Arts in Maternal-Child Health Systems degree.Read more »
A scene from "The Withing Project"Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Art and science intersect in a performance piece created, in part, by a Bastyr researcherRead more »
Doctor with a jar of honey and a lemonThursday, November 19, 2015
Bastyr experts weigh in on whether certain home remedies actually work.Read more »

Health Tips

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

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

  • There are ways to help treat IBS using safe, natural products, and life-style intervention. 

  • 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.
  • Get help decreasing your pesticide exposure without going over budget with the Environmental Working Group's lists of the "Dirty Dozen" and the "Clean Fifteen."