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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 ...

Girls Shred Too: An Interview with Mariana Myer
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

Girls Shred Too: An Interview with Mariana Myer

Mariana Myer, 13, of Rhode Island, is already very accomplished. Her background is in surfing, skating and snowboarding, and she’s ...

A Bout of Badassery: The Roller Derby Experience
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

A Bout of Badassery: The Roller Derby Experience

  How much do you really know about roller derby? Unless you lace up your skates regularly and hit the ...

Catch You at the Flip Side
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

Catch You at the Flip Side

Pinball seems to be everywhere. In any given bar, movie theater lobby or arcade, you can find the games. However, Flip ...

Sarah Fraza: Climbing Walls and Breaking Ceilings
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

Sarah Fraza: Climbing Walls and Breaking Ceilings

Sarah Fraza is a local boulderer turned sport climber, a woman successful in a sport traditionally dominated by men. I ...

Calling the 2018 Roller Derby World Cup
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

Calling the 2018 Roller Derby World Cup

It took nearly six years, but this year, I found myself overseas among some of the world’s most inspiring and ...

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 ...

A Night at the Death Café
March 8, 2018 No Commentby

A Night at the Death Café

A death cafe may sound like an Agatha Christie novel or a long-lost Edgar Allen Poe poem, but it is something ...

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 ...