Cathren Housley

Cathren Housley

Bio:

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

Website:

Articles by Cathren Housley

Advice from the Trenches: Guns in School
November 14, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Guns in School

Dear C and Dr. B; As a mother, I am deeply affected by the recent headlines — more mass shootings ...

AltHealth: Separating Flu Shot Facts from Fiction
November 7, 2018 No Commentby

AltHealth: Separating Flu Shot Facts from Fiction

The 2018–2019 flu season is upon us and every pharmacy in the state has signs up urging people to get ...

Advice from the Trenches: Coat Room Conundrum
November 5, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Coat Room Conundrum

Dear C and Dr. B; I’m in my third year of undergrad. Last weekend at a party, I admit that ...

Cannabis Classification Prevents Adequate Research
October 24, 2018 No Commentby

Cannabis Classification Prevents Adequate Research

Change does not come easily to the medical community. In 1847, after witnessing countless post childbirth and surgical deaths, Dr. ...

Advice from the Trenches: Work Woes
October 22, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Work Woes

Dear C and Dr. B; I was assigned to a year-long product development project in partnership with the head of ...

Advice from the Trenches: Free the Nipple
October 3, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Free the Nipple

Dear C and Dr. B; I read your post on “Free the Nipple,” the movement that says that for true gender ...

AltHealth: We Need Choices
September 26, 2018 No Commentby

AltHealth: We Need Choices

There are two lessons that are burned into every American’s brain as we live and grow. Want a refresher course? ...

Advice from the Trenches: High School Fashion
September 12, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: High School Fashion

Dear C and Dr. B It’s the first week of my daughters high school freshman year. She is a good ...

Alt-Health: Kids and E-Cigs
September 12, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Kids and E-Cigs

They look like USB drives, but they are a delivery system of a very different kind. “Pod Mods” are a ...

One Man's Brush Is Another Man's Lunch
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

One Man’s Brush Is Another Man’s Lunch

I recently signed up for a guided foraging walk with a group, but when I arrived at the appointed spot, ...