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: A Hazard to Your Health
June 28, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health: A Hazard to Your Health

When a nuclear bomb explodes, the damage it inflicts does not occur solely at the point of impact. Even more ...

Advice from the Trenches: Big Expectations
June 21, 2017 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Big Expectations

Dear C, I’m a musician in my late 40s, and my work requires a lot of travel. This makes it ...

Is Gluten Free for Me?
June 14, 2017 No Commentby

Is Gluten Free for Me?

When I went gluten free 15 years ago, it was nearly impossible to shop at grocery stores, eat safely at ...

Advice from the Trenches: To Your Credit
June 7, 2017 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: To Your Credit

Dear C; Just this week, I got a threatening letter from the credit department of the company I leased my ...

Feeling Alright: A Health Fair and Unity Concert Comes to The Met
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Feeling Alright: A Health Fair and Unity Concert Comes to The Met

I called Don Culp expecting only to get some background info about “Feeling Alright: A Health Fair and Unity Concert,” ...

Alt-Health:Terrible Ticks
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health:Terrible Ticks

My friend Dan was a guy full of energy; when he was stressed out, he retreated to the woods for ...

Alt-Health: Was it Something You Ate?
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Was it Something You Ate?

Feeling virtuous, you order a spring greens salad at the new vegan restaurant. After some sparkling mineral water and fruit ...

Advice from the Trenches: Bye, Kitty ... and Sandy
May 24, 2017 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Bye, Kitty … and Sandy

Dear C; I just buried my poor old cat after caring for her while she was sick. It was a ...

Alt-Heath: Spring Cleaning Down Low
May 17, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Heath: Spring Cleaning Down Low

Spring is here and housecleaning is in order. While you are shaking out the carpets and vacuuming the drapes, don’t ...

Advice from the Trenches: Learning to Trust
May 4, 2017 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Learning to Trust

Dear C, I was in an abusive relationship for about a decade. With the help of a therapist and some ...