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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 »
Rachel Giordano poses with legos as a child and an adult
Lego Ad Hero, Naturopathic Doctor: Meet Rachel GiordanoTuesday, February 25, 2014
Alumna Rachel Giordano, ND ('12), became an unlikely viral media star and a thoughtful commentator... Read more »
Bastyr University California Wins Healthy Planet Local Heroes Award Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Honorees help San Diego youth improve their quality of life through healthy living Read more »
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Bastyr Loves YogaWednesday, February 12, 2014
Yoga might just be the unofficial favorite "sport" of Bastyr University, bringing together students... Read more »
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Free Tutoring Helps Students Find Support and Connect Across ClassesWednesday, February 12, 2014
Tutoring programs rank among our most popular student services. Read more »
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What Does Bastyr Have in Common with the Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks?Saturday, February 1, 2014
February is a ‘Super’ Month to Highlight Bastyr's Winning Teams Read more »
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Midwifery Alumnae Build Practice that Fits Their ValuesWednesday, January 29, 2014
Emi Yamasaki McLaughlin and Caitlin Wheaton develop a plan to expand access to midwives. Read more »
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The Brain on Acupuncture: New Imaging Yields Insight for Stroke RecoveryMonday, January 27, 2014
Researchers have figured out how to study electroacupuncture inside an MRI machine, enabling new... Read more »
Noyes with her mother at age 15 and as a Bastyr student on campus.
Cancer Patient to Cancer Doctor: Kara Noyes Looks ForwardWednesday, January 15, 2014
Kara Noyes dropped out of high school to battle bone cancer. Now she treats patients at Bastyr's... Read more »
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Video: Splash and Dash Up-Close and Personal Monday, January 13, 2014
Bastyr's bravest mark the first day of the quarter by running down a forest trail to Lake... Read more »
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Winter Soups to Boost Your Immune System (Video)Monday, January 13, 2014
Botanical medicine professor Jenn Dazey explains how simple soup ingredients can strengthen your... Read more »
Bastyr students and employees run into Lake Washington.
2014 Brings a Clean Slate, Infinite PromiseThursday, January 2, 2014
Happy New Year! The start of 2014 means a clean slate, endless opportunity and the chance to do... Read more »
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Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Program Offers Weekend Format for Advanced TrainingWednesday, December 18, 2013
Beginning in fall 2014, the new program allows licensed acupuncturists to delve deeply into... Read more »
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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 »
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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 »
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 »
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 »
Student Debbie Miller wears stethoscope beside sheet music
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 »
Sivesind provices acupuncture to patient in recliner
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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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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