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November / December 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

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Better care, more efficiently Better care, more efficiently
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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Primary care for all Primary care for all
Region supports innovative role for nurse practitioners.

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10 secrets to healthy eating 10 secrets to healthy eating
Winnipeg dietitians share their tricks for upping the veggies, cutting the sweets and keeping the portions under control.

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Half-century health primer Half-century health primer
7 things to discuss with your doctor when you turn 50.

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Don't leave home without it Don't leave home without it
Whenever you're travelling outside Manitoba, pack some travel health insurance.

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Making a difference Making a difference
The Manitoba Health Research Council has spurred numerous improvements to the delivery of health care in this province and helped build Manitoba's reputation as a leader in health research.

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Research for better health Research for better health
MHRC-funded researchers enhance care for people living in Manitoba - and beyond.

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History of excellence History of excellence
Manitoba researchers have helped change the face of health care.

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Global connections Global connections
Manitoba's reputation as a centre for research has attracted scientists from around the world.

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Mapping the future of health care Mapping the future of health care
Manitobans are on the leading edge of health research.

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Booster shot Booster shot
Medical research helps create a healthy economy.

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Leading the way Leading the way
Today's researchers focus on providing better care tomorrow.

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A time to be mindful A time to be mindful
Practising "presence" can help get you through the holiday season.

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Six big myths about physical actvity Six big myths about physical actvity
What you need to know to get fit.

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Hush sweet baby Hush sweet baby
What to do when your baby cries.

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