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

Is Sugar the New Tobacco?
June 15, 2016 No Commentby

Is Sugar the New Tobacco?

“Sugar is the new heroin.” – Tom Jacobs In life, we all make choices. Some of them are good and ...

Advice from the Trenches: Why Do I Get Attached?
June 8, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Why Do I Get Attached?

Dear C: I want to know why every time I sleep with a guy, I get attached. Men just don’t ...

Alt-Health: Step on a Crack ...
June 1, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Step on a Crack …

Summer is here and Dr. Michael Zola is expecting company. With warm weather comes overexertion and sports injuries; this is ...

Alt-Health: Granny's Home Remedies
May 25, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Granny’s Home Remedies

In modern day America, if we have a problem we usually go see a doctor or visit the drugstore. But ...

Advice from the Trenches: Screening
May 18, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Screening

Dear C, My brother Kenny and I are having a disagreement. He’s been having digestive problems off and on, but ...

Alt-Health: The Core
May 11, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: The Core

For years, the primary aim of health care reform has been to make insurance affordable for everyone. The assumption was ...

Advice from the Trenches: e-Cigarettes
May 4, 2016 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: e-Cigarettes

Dear C: I have tried to quit many times, but I still smoke. Don’t give me a lecture, I know ...

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 ...