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HEALTH E-NEWS
August 2010
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Bastyr Receives $3.1 Million Grant for Cancer Research

Modern cancer care is evolving and Bastyr University is at the forefront, conducting leading-edge research into patient-centered care. Recognizing the value of complementary cancer care, the National Institutes of Health recently announced a $3.1 million grant to fund a joint study by Bastyr University and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Learn more about the study and how you can participate.

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Eat to Beat Breast Cancer

Research continues to show that daily lifestyle changes can have significant effects on breast cancer risk. Three food categories have proven to be preventive powerhouses: multicolored foods, flax seeds and beans and lentils.

black cohosh plant

Try Black Cohosh for Menopause Relief

Searching for a safer alternative to hormone replacement therapy? Black cohosh extract can provide safe relief for menopause symptoms like hot flashes — and may also lower the risk of breast cancer.

flexing cancer survivor

Cancer Care at Bastyr: Beyond the Oncologist

Cancer treatment may typically involve surgery, chemotherapy or radiation therapy. Adding natural treatments — such as herbs or acupuncture — can increase survival chances and improve your quality of life. Learn more...

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Recipe: Bruschetta with Watercress and Tomato

Looking for a fresh new way to enjoy your summer tomatoes and their cancer-fighting carotenoids? Try this bruschetta with a peppery bite of watercress, created by a Bastyr nutrition student. Get cooking...

UPCOMING
BASTYR EVENTS

Aug 5: Kenmore Summer Concert Series Chatham County More...

Aug 12: Kenmore Summer Concert Series Portland Cello Project More...

Aug 19: Kenmore Summer Concert Series Hey Marseilles More...

Aug 21: Game of Adventure and Discovery in the Bastyr University Herb Garden More...

Now - August 31:
$20 Well-Child visits
for children 11 and younger at
Bastyr Center.
More...

Continuing: Public Courses at the Simkin Center for Allied Birth Vocations Doula training, prenatal massage and more More...

Coming in October: Bastyr University Mission and Founders' Awards More...

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Bastyr Center for Natural Health • 3670 Stone Way N, Seattle • Appointments: 206.834.4100

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