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

Medical Marijuana: A Personal Perspective
April 18, 2018 No Commentby

Medical Marijuana: A Personal Perspective

Recreational marijuana and medical marijuana (MM) are the same plant, but when it comes to application there is a great ...

Alt-Health: Artificial Sweeteners
April 11, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Artificial Sweeteners

To drink … or not to drink? Generally, when that question is asked, alcohol is the beverage under scrutiny. But ...

Alt-Health: Who's Responsible for Opioid Addiction?
March 28, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Who’s Responsible for Opioid Addiction?

As adults, we are responsible for the choices we make. But when we ask trusted caregivers for help and are ...

Advice from the Trenches: Help Me Help Him!
March 21, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Help Me Help Him!

Dear C; My friend Rick is driving me crazy. He has type 2 diabetes and knows that he should not ...

How Pure Is Your Drinking Water?
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

How Pure Is Your Drinking Water?

On February 6, I received a letter from the City of East Providence Public Works announcing that they had “recently ...

Advice from the Trenches: Arming Teachers
March 7, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Arming Teachers

Dear C, I am as horrified as everyone else about the sheer number of school shootings, and I am so ...

Eat Local at the Farmers Market
February 28, 2018 No Commentby

Eat Local at the Farmers Market

Considering the enticing array of exotic foods that can be shipped to your corner grocery from around the world, why ...

Alt-Health: New Blood Pressure Guidelines
February 21, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: New Blood Pressure Guidelines

On November 13 last year, the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association made headlines with a startling ...

Advice from the Trenches: Deb's Dilemma
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Deb’s Dilemma

Dear C; My girlfriend Stacy is getting married in about three weeks. I’ve known her since we were in high ...

Alt-Health: The 2018 Flu Epidemic
February 7, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: The 2018 Flu Epidemic

With the sheer number of other horrifying diseases plaguing mankind, most of us have come to think of the flu ...