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May / June 2011

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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Champions of health Champions of health
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh

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Plan for your care Plan for your care
Region campaign highlights importance of advance care planning

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Passionate pediatrician Passionate pediatrician
Dr. Terry Klassen is helping to turn Winnipeg into a major centre for children's health research

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Meet Manitoba's Healthy Living Award winners Meet Manitoba's Healthy Living Award winners
Jaymi Derrett & Getty Stewart share a passion for wellness

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House call House call
Winnipeg Health Region staff members are able to visit seniors in their own homes, thanks to a program that is being called the best in Canada

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Magnificent seven Magnificent seven
Meet seven Manitoba researchers who are working to answer some of the world's toughest medical questions

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Physically active & sedentary Physically active & sedentary
Can you be both?

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Tummy troubles Tummy troubles
Tips for dealing with that queasy feeling

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Celebrate the power of nurses Celebrate the power of nurses
Manitobans share their stories about the impact
nurses have had on their lives

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Let's get growing! Let's get growing!
Turn your backyard into a garden of edible delights

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Take a deep breath Take a deep breath
Plus 20 other ways to enjoy your life more

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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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