Wave: March / April 2010

March / April 2010

Wave is Winnipeg's health and wellness magazine. It is published six times a year by the Winnipeg Health Region in cooperation with the Winnipeg Free Press. To contact the editor, call Brian Cole at 204-926-8144 or email bcole@wrha.mb.ca

The magazine is available at newsstands, hospitals and clinics throughout Winnipeg, as well as McNally Robinson Books and the Winnipeg Free Press. Wave is also available through subscription (1 year $18.90). To subscribe, please contact Tracy Gooley at 204-925-3300 or via email.

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Reflections on a decade of progress Reflections on a decade of progress
A letter from the Winnipeg Health Region.

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Nurse named to lead Winnipeg Health Region Nurse named to lead Winnipeg Health Region
Meet Arlene Wilgosh, the Region's new President & CEO

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Leading the way Leading the way
Accreditation Canada says Region programs among Canada's best.

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Help for Haiti Help for Haiti
Winnipeg father-and-son team seeks to help country devastated by earthquake

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Brothers for life Brothers for life
When Jeff Skinner needed a kidney transplant to stay alive, his brother David was there for him

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Think safety Think safety
Concordia Hospital health-care aide Darlene Payette injured herself on the job. Now she wants to make sure other health-care providers learn from her experience.

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Pardon me? Pardon me?
New technology helps hearing impaired turn up the volume.

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Dynamic & delicious Dynamic & delicious
Meet 10 of the hardest working foods on the planet

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Game on! Game on!
New video games can help keep you active, but they're no match for the real thing

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Grow your own Grow your own
Backyard gardens produce healthy harvest of food

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By the numbers By the numbers
A statistical portrait of Manitoba students

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Traditional Territories Acknowledgement
The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority acknowledges that it provides health services in facilities located on the original lands of Treaty 1 and on the homelands of the Metis Nation. WRHA respects that the First Nation treaties were made on these territories and acknowledge the harms and mistakes of the past, and we dedicate ourselves to collaborate in partnership with First Nation, Metis and Inuit people in the spirit of reconciliation.
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