Wave: Sept / Oct 2010

September / October 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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Getting on track with primary care Getting on track with primary care
A letter from the Winnipeg Health Region.

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Region aims to boost organ donations Region aims to boost organ donations
Creation of in-hospital physician team will save lives.

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Breathing easy Breathing easy
One boy's struggle to manage his asthma.

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Home sweet home Home sweet home
Supportive housing offers seniors independence within a safe, secure environment.

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Are you ready for PRIME time? Are you ready for PRIME time?
Innovative centre provides full-service care for seniors with complex health issues.

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Don't go viral Don't go viral
Get the shot, not the flu.

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On the job On the job
Region helps injured employees return to work.

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Check it out Check it out
Make sure your child's busy calendar includes plenty of free time.

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60 minutes 60 minutes
That's all it takes every day for you and your family to gain a lifetime of good health.

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Cholesterol control Cholesterol control
Lifestyle changes are key to managing this life-threatening condition.

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Brown bag special Brown bag special
Pack a lunch that provides a nutritious punch!

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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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