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

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. ...

Beer Does a Body Good
September 21, 2016 No Commentby

Beer Does a Body Good

The next time your partner, roommate or mother starts bitching about the bottles piling up in your recycle bin, here’s ...

Film Review: SEED, the Untold Story
September 21, 2016 No Commentby

Film Review: SEED, the Untold Story

SEED, the Untold Story would be worth watching if only for the lush beauty of its visuals; the opening sequence is ...

Advice from the Trenches: Off Your Ass
September 14, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Off Your Ass

Dear C; I’m back in school. I know this is a great opportunity and a privilege, but it’s also stressful ...