A dog dressed as a princess posing on pumpkins.Friday, October 21, 2011
Bastyr University is a sponsor for the annual Dog-O-Ween Costume Contest through the city of Kenmore.Read more »
Sharon HansonFriday, October 21, 2011
Sharon Hanson credits her stunning recovery from pancreatic cancer to integrative care, a supportive care center and a controversial form of chemotherapy.Read more »
Bowl of chiliThursday, October 20, 2011
Bastyr University has won grants from the National Institutes of Health and awards from the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, but we know a truly prestigious competition when we see one.Read more »
Towels in a saunaThursday, October 13, 2011
Bastyr is getting a campus sauna for a first-of-its-kind study to find out how heat treatments can help cleanse the body of toxic chemicals. It's a need that conventional medicine hasn't addressed.Read more »
Salad, quinoa and lentil saladFriday, September 30, 2011
These delicious cancer-fighting recipes are full of nutrition and antioxidants that are beneficial to all of us.Read more »
Joshua Goldenberg outside on campusTuesday, September 27, 2011
This Ivy League graduate thought he had a career as a research biologist all mapped out. Then he learned to listen to his heart along with his science-loving mind.Read more »
A goat with people standing behind itFriday, September 16, 2011
Don't let the stereotypes fool you: The Pacific Northwest can be drop-dead gorgeous come summertime.Read more »
Oregon grapeThursday, September 15, 2011
Renee Choi is researching whether the herbs "Oregon grape" and "sweet Annie" can fight prostate cancer.Read more »
Marissa CastelloTuesday, September 13, 2011
Meet Marissa Castello, a personal wellness coach, mother, former boutique owner and self-described "learning machine," who started her studies in Bastyr's Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine program during summer quarter 2011. Read more »
DifaniFriday, September 9, 2011
A 2009 graduate of the herbal sciences bachelor's program, Difani opened Herbal Wellness, a retail herb store in Kirkland, Wash. She consults on herbs and nutrition and helps formulate custom herbal blends.Read more »

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