Cathren Housley

Cathren Housley

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Cathren Housley blogs under the name The Granny Doctor. Read some of Granny's pieces at drbrilliantcliche.wordpress.com.

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Articles by Cathren Housley

Substance-Free Unwinding
September 20, 2017 No Commentby

Substance-Free Unwinding

The academic year is just starting and that means the stress is on. Lots of students unwind with alcohol or ...

Alt-Health: Healthy at Every Size?
September 13, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Healthy at Every Size?

Healthy at Every Size is a movement with a message that is changing the way we see ourselves: Women don’t ...

Advice from the Trenches: Macrobiotic Woes
September 6, 2017 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Macrobiotic Woes

Dear C, Right now, I feel like a swallowed a balloon. My pants are so tight I can barely zip ...

Eclipse Myths and Truths
August 30, 2017 No Commentby

Eclipse Myths and Truths

We have recently experienced a phenomena that occurs but rarely in the continental United States: a total eclipse of the ...

A Tree. A Rock. A Cloud. Screens at RIIFF
August 17, 2017 No Commentby

A Tree. A Rock. A Cloud. Screens at RIIFF

Karen Allen was barely into her 20s when she first read the short story, A Tree. A Rock. A Cloud., ...

To Your Health!
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

To Your Health!

Dear C, I caught my boyfriend  masturbating when I woke up in the middle of the night to use the ...

Multi-Generation Households on the Rise
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

Multi-Generation Households on the Rise

On December 19, 1971, “The Homecoming: A Christmas Story,” aired. It was the TV pilot of a series that would ...

Alt-Health: Get the Lead Out
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Get the Lead Out

Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, a pediatrician in Flint, Michigan, first raised the alarm about lead in the water. Flint had switched ...

Alt-Health: More Than Skin Deep
August 9, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health: More Than Skin Deep

Nineteen years ago, Marianne Kelly, a licensed cosmetologist, was diagnosed with a brain tumor. The 18 months of rehabilitation were ...

Alt-Health: The Power of the Mind
July 26, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health: The Power of the Mind

Illness never just affects our bodies; our minds are sucked down into the spiraling vortex too. Moods seem to darken ...