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

Give the Gift of Health
November 30, 2016 No Commentby

Give the Gift of Health

Want to give the gift of health this holiday season? Great idea! But first, a word of caution: There are ...

Advice from the Trenches: Trump Trouble
November 23, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Trump Trouble

Dear C; I am still in a state of shock after the election. That first day I felt disbelief, then ...

Pleasing Everyone's Palate
November 16, 2016 No Commentby

Pleasing Everyone’s Palate

There’s at least one among every collection of family and friends: the vegetarian, the cousin with the peanut allergy, the ...

Advice from the Trenches: Learning to Love Sugar
November 9, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Learning to Love Sugar

Dear C: I read an article on diabetes in the last issue of Motif that really got me thinking. My ...

Alt-Health: Death by Chocolate
November 2, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Death by Chocolate

Today, a friend of mine was told that he has diabetes. It’s a story that is becoming all too familiar. ...

Advice from the Trenches: Neighborhood Stalker
October 26, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Neighborhood Stalker

Dear C; I have a stalker. Don’t laugh, I really think I do. It’s a guy on my street. I’ve ...

Alt-Health: Election Infection?
October 19, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Election Infection?

It’s getting harder and harder to tell the difference between the real presidential debates and “Saturday Night Live’s” satirical version ...

Advice from the Trenches: Drop-Out Drudgery
October 12, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Drop-Out Drudgery

Dear C, I am trying to decide if I should stay in college after this semester. I just don’t feel ...

Alt-Health: Continuing Addiction
October 5, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Continuing Addiction

Every 19 minutes, someone dies in this country from an opioid overdose. Many of these are from prescription pain medicine, ...

Advice from the Trenches: Urgent Care
September 28, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Urgent Care

Dear C, I had a persistent rattling cough that wouldn’t go away and was so exhausted I could barely move. ...