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: Spring Cleansing?
April 27, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Spring Cleansing?

Type the word “cleanse” into any search engine and splat! a glitzy array of advertisements will gush out of cyberspace ...

Alt-Health: The Faces We Are Shown
April 20, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: The Faces We Are Shown

I remember a class discussion in fifth grade. The teacher at our suburban middle school was talking about “poor people” ...

Advice from the Trenches: My Clothes Are Ugly and I'm a Terrible Cook
April 13, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: My Clothes Are Ugly and I’m a Terrible Cook

Dear C, I’m engaged to a really great guy. He was born in Taipei but learned English when he was ...

Alt-Health: Dosage for Dummies
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Dosage for Dummies

We are at a tricky crossroads in drug history. Along with opening the door to promising medical treatments, marijuana is poised ...

Alt-Health: A Cross-Cultural Perspective
March 30, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: A Cross-Cultural Perspective

It is a mystery, an unsolved crime: The US demands more cash for medical care than any other country in ...

Advice from the Trenches: Jealousy!
March 23, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Jealousy!

Dear C; I am not sure if this is a problem, but it does worry me a lot. My boyfriend ...

Alt-Health: Avoid the Flu When You Fly
March 16, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Avoid the Flu When You Fly

A reader recently told me of his upcoming plans to fly to the other side of the planet for a ...

Advice from the Trenches: Super Mother-in-Law!!
March 9, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Super Mother-in-Law!!

Dear C; My question is: How do you not feel completely inadequate as a wife and daughter-in-law when you have ...

Happy Mud Season!
March 2, 2016 No Commentby

Happy Mud Season!

With spring, comes mud. But did you know that this deliciously squishy stuff that children love to play in and ...

In the Trenches: I Cheated!
February 24, 2016 No Commentby

In the Trenches: I Cheated!

Dear C, I cheated on my girlfriend, Bev, about a year ago. Things weren’t that bad between us, but I ...