Early days at the first Bastyr schoolFriday, January 4, 2013
2013 has just begun, but Bastyr University already has big plans for January and beyond. Read more »
Red Berries Behind ' A Better Way' sloganFriday, January 4, 2013
Bastyr University students used inspiration and humor to display the rigors and the spirit of naturopathic medicine education.Read more »
Portrait of Steven Rissman, NDMonday, December 17, 2012
Bastyr graduate Steven Rissman, ND ('96), counsels young men who struggle with anger, showing how care providers can empower patients to manage inner turmoil.Read more »
Student volunteer lifts leg of runnerSunday, December 16, 2012
Volunteers from Bastyr's sports medicine clubs offer their skills to weary runners.Read more »
Bastyr University CaliforniaMonday, December 3, 2012
Much has happened this past year at Bastyr University to make it one of the most historic, memorable years ever. From a new campus to high marks for our clinic to a year long celebration for our University's namesake, 2012 had a number of noteworthy highlights.Read more »
A ferry in the Puget Sound.Monday, December 3, 2012
A speaking engagement at Bastyr University turned into a miracle for midwife Therese Charvet, who helped deliver a healthy baby girl in the middle of Puget Sound on her way to campus.Read more »
"Feeding the Young Athlete" book cover.Friday, November 30, 2012
They say practice makes perfect, but Cynthia Lair’s new book explains that what and when your child eats might be even more beneficial to their performance.Read more »
Turkey tail mushroom growing on treeFriday, November 30, 2012
Researchers study how a traditional Chinese mushroom helps cancer patients strengthen their immune systems in a $5.4 million investigation.Read more »
Penny Simkin speaks at a midwifery course at Bastyr University.Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Penny Simkin, the namesake of Bastyr University’s Simkin Center for Allied Childbirth Vocations, helped give birth to the doula profession and has remained a frontrunner in serving childbearing women ever since.Read more »
Water aerobics class.Friday, November 16, 2012
A little physical activity goes a long way at maintaining the brain health of seniors. Read more »

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