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September / October 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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Innovation in health care Innovation in health care
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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Booster seats Booster seats
New law promotes child safety.

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Emergency intervention Emergency intervention
Dr. Carolyn Snider is leading a research project that could help stem the tide of violence on Winnipeg's mean streets.

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Homeward bound Homeward bound
Patients like Albert Taylor are now able to get treated and discharged from hospital sooner, thanks to a new initiative designed to reduce non-medical overstays.

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What's for lunch? What's for lunch?
Here are five nutritious school day dishes to help keep your child healthy.

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Stress less Stress less
How to regain control of the family schedule.

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Brain food Brain food
How to eat your way to better mental health.

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Postpartum depression Postpartum depression
What you need to know.

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Got a minute? Got a minute?
That's all it takes to improve your health and well-being.

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Tackling conflict of interest Tackling conflict of interest
Faculty of Medicine's guidelines ranked among the best in Canada.

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