Cathren Housley

Cathren Housley

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Cathren is a multidisciplinary artist and a board member of the Peace Flag Project. Current projects: giant flags, documentary films and children's workshops with the Providence Community Libraries. Website: thepeaceflagproject.org

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Articles by Cathren Housley

Alt-Health: Little White Lies Lead to Big Problems
March 13, 2019 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Little White Lies Lead to Big Problems

PD Ouspensky once wrote that man could be classified as “an animal that lies.” This is most certainly true. Much ...

Advice from the Trenches: Aimless Kid
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Aimless Kid

Dear C and Dr. B; My daughter is 23. In high school she was very rebellious and saw my strictness ...

AltHealth: The Damaging Anti-Vaccine Movement
February 27, 2019 No Commentby

AltHealth: The Damaging Anti-Vaccine Movement

It just was announced that a second child has died this year in RI from flu complications. At least three have ...

Reflections: URI's latest art exhibit celebrates Black History Month
February 20, 2019 No Commentby

Reflections: URI’s latest art exhibit celebrates Black History Month

The current exhibit at the URI campus includes, “Civil Rights Are Human Rights: Icons of the Civil Rights Movement,” which ...

AltHealth: That Quiet Place Inside
February 13, 2019 No Commentby

AltHealth: That Quiet Place Inside

The US currently ranks highest in healthcare spending among the world’s developed nations. Our average cost per capita is $10,029 ...

Advice from the Trenches:
February 6, 2019 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches:

Dear C & Dr. B, When my daughter turned 15 and started high school there was an immediate and total change ...

AltHealth: Prescription Price Gouging
January 30, 2019 No Commentby

AltHealth: Prescription Price Gouging

It is becoming an ever more prevalent litany: “The pharmacy won’t fill my prescription; they say the one that you ...

Advice from the Trenches: Peep Show
January 23, 2019 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Peep Show

Dear C and Dr. B; My 12-year-old son is in 8th grade. Yesterday he received a online photo of a ...

Human Guinea Pig: Are clinical trials the answer to your prayers?
January 16, 2019 No Commentby

Human Guinea Pig: Are clinical trials the answer to your prayers?

I was browsing Facebook when an ad caught my eye: “Crohn’s Study – Diagnosed Volunteers Needed.” Crohn’s Disease is incurable, ...

Advice from the Trenches: Holiday from Hell
January 9, 2019 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Holiday from Hell

My sister recently came for a brief visit over Christmas. She is mentally ill, some times more in control than ...