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March / April 2013

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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Enhancing patient care Enhancing patient care
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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Tackling kidney disease Tackling kidney disease
New screening program aims to reduce need for dialysis among First Nations people.

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Plan. Shop. Cook. Enjoy! Plan. Shop. Cook. Enjoy!
10 tips to make your next trip to the grocer a healthier one.

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Age-Friendly movement takes root in Manitoba Age-Friendly movement takes root in Manitoba
Dunnottar illustrates how communities can remove barriers for seniors.

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Joint venture Joint venture
A new approach to shoulder replacement surgery at Pan Am Clinic is cutting wait times and helping Manitobans like 69-year-old Marvin Matters get back to enjoying life, pain-free.

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Connecting the dots Connecting the dots
Dr. Ryan Zarychanski is changing the way health care is delivered throughout Manitoba - and around the world.

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Speaking the language Speaking the language
Program helps new Canadians give their kids a healthy start.

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Get ready, set, go - outdoors! Get ready, set, go - outdoors!
Tips to help you prepare for exercise in the open air.

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No meat? No worries No meat? No worries
A vegetarian diet can provide all the nutrients your teenager needs to maintain good health.

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Preventing pinkeye

Preventing pinkeye
What you need to know about conjunctivitis.

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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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