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Environmental Medicine Training Prepares Students to Practice in a Toxic WorldThursday, June 12, 2014
Professor John Hibbs, ND, shows students why detoxification is an essential part of wellness. Read more »
Dr. Sun demonstrates qigong in his Bothell, Washington, practice.
Qigong May Help Diabetes Patients Lose Weight, Study FindsThursday, May 29, 2014
The Chinese movement practice yields promising benefits in a clinical trial by Bastyr and... Read more »
Actor, author and activist Mariel Hemingway with KING-TV anchor Jean Enersen.
Oscar-Nominee Highlights Annual Spring for Health Luncheon Friday, May 23, 2014
Mariel Hemingway keynotes fundraiser for uncompensated medical care at Bastyr University’s teaching... Read more »
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Bastyr University Receives More Than $300,000 for Student Scholarship FundMonday, May 19, 2014
Donation will help establish scholarship fund for students in financial need Read more »
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Redefining Gender: What I Learned at Transgender Clinical TrainingThursday, May 15, 2014
Student Krystal Plonski explains how she came to view herself and her patients differently. Read more »
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Students Bring Medicine to the Streets at Homeless Youth ClinicThursday, May 15, 2014
Naturopathic medicine students offer compassionate, trauma-informed care to homeless teenagers. Read more »
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Tibetan Monks Create Medicine Buddha Mandala at BastyrWednesday, May 14, 2014
The sand mandala delighted, and has a special meaning for campus community. Read more »
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Death Cafes Provide Safe Space to Talk Life and Death (Video)Monday, May 12, 2014
Dr. Lichtenstein tells King 5 Seattle why he's leading a project to take the fear out of a taboo... Read more »
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Amy Stewart Talks Drunken Botany and Wicked PlantsThursday, May 1, 2014
The author of offbeat botany books talks about the startling, scintillating world of plants before... Read more »
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Acupuncturists Offer Free Treatments at Oso LandslideWednesday, April 30, 2014
Bastyr acupuncturists join a volunteer effort to treat grieving families and emergency workers. Read more »
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2014 Bastyr “Top Chef” Winners CrownedTuesday, April 29, 2014
The event raised a record-breaking $4,000 for Teen Feed, an organization that helps Seattle’s... Read more »
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Maryland Licenses Naturopathic DoctorsMonday, April 21, 2014
Naturopathic doctors can become licensed health care providers as Maryland becomes the latest state... Read more »
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Psychology Alumnus Helps Library Unite IT and MedicineThursday, April 17, 2014
David Tolmie, BS ('06), MLIS, combines psychology and technology skills to help students navigate... Read more »
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Death is Not a Dirty Word – Let’s Talk About It!Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Monthly Death Cafes at Bastyr Center for Natural Health begin April 23, 2014. Read more »
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Food Becomes Medicine for Students in Herbal Cooking ClassTuesday, April 8, 2014
Herbal sciences students cook up foods with love -- and health-giving herbs -- in a popular lab... Read more »
Mariel Hemingway in her garden in Malibu, California
Mariel Hemingway Talks Healthful Living and Redefining Her Family LegacyThursday, April 3, 2014
The actor and author joins us for a Q-and-A before her May 22 talk at Bastyr's Spring for Health... Read more »
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Happiness is a State of MindTuesday, April 1, 2014
Spring 2014: There is a lot blossoming at Bastyr University Read more »
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Bastyr Announces New Football Team and MascotTuesday, April 1, 2014
Bastyr University is proud to announce the appointment of an official mascot and formation of a... Read more »
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Passion and Personal Journey Lead Student to Ayurveda ProgramMonday, March 17, 2014
A mysterious illness transformed Priya Walia's vision of medicine and gave her a plan for her... Read more »
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Faculty Member Amy Frasieur Is 2014’s “Young Dietitian of the Year”Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Bastyr University Nutrition Faculty Member Receives Prestigious State Honor Read more »
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California Clinic Hosts Healthy Living Open House March 8thWednesday, March 5, 2014
The public is invited to a free community event to explore Bastyr University’s teaching clinic Read more »
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Bastyr Center for Natural Health Scores High Marks with PatientsMonday, March 3, 2014
Teaching clinic earns second consecutive year of stellar results in regional patient satisfaction... Read more »
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Bastyr University President Announces RetirementThursday, February 27, 2014
Daniel K. Church, PhD, will step down in 2015, leaving a long-lasting and successful legacy Read more »
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Bastyr Center for Natural Health Expands Integrative Oncology ServicesThursday, February 27, 2014
Cancer patients will have greater access to natural therapies that complement their conventional... Read more »
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Video: What Is Kinesiology Taping?Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Calvin Kwan, ND ('12), a clinical resident at Bastyr Center for Natural Health, explains this... Read more »
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Midwifery Study Finds Encouraging Data for Home BirthsWednesday, February 26, 2014
Bastyr faculty member Wendy Gordon, CPM, LM, MPH co-authors study on birth outcomes. Read more »

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