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“Aspiring Druids and Barefoot Moon Goddesses” – An AppreciationThursday, July 17, 2014
Nutrition graduate Chloe Friedland’s funny, inspiring graduation speech. Read more »
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California Students Build Herbal Garden in the DesertThursday, July 17, 2014
Student-led project creates oasis for learning botanical medicine. Read more »
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Children's Book Channels Spirit of Natural MedicineMonday, July 14, 2014
First-year students launch creative projects to probe the philosophy of naturopathic medicine. Read more »
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Bastyr Celebrates with the Graduates of the Class of 2014Thursday, July 3, 2014
Ranging in age from 22 to 62, graduates celebrated in Bastyr University’s 33rd annual Commencement... Read more »
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Pina LoGiudice on Promoting Natural Medicine to Large AudiencesWednesday, July 2, 2014
Bastyr alumna Pina LoGiudice, ND, LAc, appears frequently on The Dr. Oz Show and Katie Couric's... Read more »
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Penny Simkin Receives Highest Award from Alma Mater Swarthmore CollegeWednesday, July 2, 2014
The "mother of modern childbirth education" is honored for her lifelong service. Read more »
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Summer is a Time to ExploreTuesday, July 1, 2014
This quarter get outside, try something new and celebrate all that nature has to offer Read more »
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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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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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