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November / December 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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Better health for all Better health for all
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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NorWest offers help for smokers NorWest offers help for smokers
Residents in the Inkster area who smoke now have an ally in their efforts to kick their habit.

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Making connections Making connections

eChart Manitoba allows health-care providers to enhance patient care while saving time and money.

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Quest for the cure Quest for the cure
Dr. Hani El-Gabalawy's work with local Aboriginal communities is helping to shed new light on the causes of rheumatoid arthritis - and how to prevent it.

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Fear factor Fear factor

The tale of two brothers who had to overcome their phobia of needles in order to regain their sight.

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A guide to the 'tween' years A guide to the 'tween' years
During this time of rapid change, parents need to be a stable and consistent support.

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One bite at a time One bite at a time
Five tips that will allow you to eat well during the
holiday season - without worrying about your weight.

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Carpal tunnel syndrome Carpal tunnel syndrome
What you need to know.

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Work it out! Work it out!
How exercise helps slow the aging process.

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U of M's MD program receives full accreditation U of M's MD program receives full accreditation
The University of Manitoba was recently recognized for its quality medical school and meeting all of the high standards set for medical education in North America.

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Traditional Territories Acknowledgement
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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