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January / February 2012

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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Power of innovation Power of innovation
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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Nurse on call Nurse on call
Program offers clients health advice over the phone.

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Healthy investment Healthy investment
Manitoba agencies team up to provide major financial support for health research projects.

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High-tech medicine High-tech medicine
U of M scientists will soon be using artificial tissue to test a range of new drugs that could one day be used to treat diseases ranging from asthma to lung cancer.

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Formula for success Formula for success
Research project helps reduce need for medication at personal care home.

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Click! Click!
eChart Manitoba offers quick access to health information.

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It's snow time! It's snow time!
How to reconnect with your inner winter-child.

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Friends with benefits Friends with benefits
The health benefits of pets.

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Body beautiful Body beautiful
How to find your healthy body size.

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Bon voyage! Bon voyage!
Health tips for travellers.

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Planning for better health Planning for better health
Urban environment should encourage active living.

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The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority acknowledges that it provides health services in facilities located in Treaty One and Treaty Five territories, the homelands of the Métis Nation and the original lands of the Inuit people. The WRHA respects and acknowledges harms and mistakes, and we dedicate ourselves to collaborate in partnership with First Nation, Métis and Inuit people in the spirit of reconciliation.
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