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2015 Spring for Health Luncheon at the Fairmont Olympic HotelFriday, May 22, 2015
Providing access to healing and improving health care were some of the themes at the annual Spring for Health Luncheon, featuring keynote speaker Paula A. Johnson, MD, MPH.Read more »
Laurie Mischley, ND, MPH, PhD(c) reviews test results.Thursday, May 21, 2015

Bastyr researchers gather data from patients around the world in search of a recipe for success.

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Bastyr University Dietetics Student Jason Park.Friday, May 15, 2015
Jason Park, recent recipient of the Washington State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ Outstanding Student Award, shares his story — from high school beginnings to his very bright post-collegiate future. Read more »
Students prepare their winning dish for Top Chef BastyrTuesday, May 12, 2015
Bastyr students and faculty raised a record $4,500 for homeless youth at the fifth annual cooking competition.Read more »
Student studying in San Diego libraryMonday, May 4, 2015
The additional space means more amenities for students, faculty and staff Read more »
Visitors enjoy the Bastyr University Herb and Food FairWednesday, April 29, 2015
You’re invited to a colorful party in the Bastyr University Gardens on Saturday, May 30. Come celebrate spring with fun and educational activities for all ages.Read more »
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
So don't rush things. Because anything worth having, is worth waiting for. - UnknownRead more »
A conference room filled with attendees of Bastyr University Calinfornia's Spring for Health dinner.Thursday, April 23, 2015
The first Bastyr University California event raised money for student scholarships.Read more »
Bastyr student preparing whole foods.Thursday, April 16, 2015
Bastyr University’s nutrition programs focus on the whole picture of foods and wellness.Read more »
Bastyr alumnus Trevor Clark carrying a canoe down a suburban street.Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Follow Trevor Clark, a graduate from Bastyr’s herbal sciences program, as he plans a two-month solo canoe trip along the Alabama Scenic River Trail studying herbal plants.Read more »

Health Tips

Learn about the cardiovascualr benefits of the hibiscus flower.

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A natural way to fight sickness this winter.

Dr. Yang explains how the alternating application of hot and cold can reduce inflammation and promote recovery.