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Tattoos at the Cellular Level
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

Tattoos at the Cellular Level

Skin cells continuously shed and regenerate, so how does the ink of a tattoo stay permanent? While the outer layer ...

TattooMedics: Shattering Your Misconceptions
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

TattooMedics: Shattering Your Misconceptions

Richard Rosol wants to eliminate the phrase “tattoo regret” from our lexicon. “Tattoos can be more like a piece of jewelry ...

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 ...

HPV Vaccine Conundrum
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

HPV Vaccine Conundrum

When I got the call asking to write this article, I have to admit I was a little split on ...

The Road to Recovery
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

The Road to Recovery

For some of us, the rising deaths from drug overdose are just numbers on a page. But for many others, it is ...

PR Saline Shortage Affects the Mainland
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

PR Saline Shortage Affects the Mainland

When Hurricane Maria flattened Puerto Rico in September, the damage and loss was catastrophic. But unless we had family ties ...

Family of None
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

Family of None

“Why would I want a mini-me?” she asks, annoyed at the suggestion that someday she might want to have kids. ...

Medical Care Within the State Prison System
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

Medical Care Within the State Prison System

Most Rhode Islanders are familiar with the large, gray stone building surrounded by a barbed wire fence that sits atop ...

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 ...

Cannabis Recipes: Motif’s Greatest Hits
April 18, 2017 No Commentby

Cannabis Recipes: Motif’s Greatest Hits

Important: Remember that items made with cannabis may be illegal in your jurisdiction unless you have proper medical certification, and ...