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January / February 2014

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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Meet the Innovators Meet the Innovators
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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Protecting the most vulnerable Protecting the most vulnerable
Program aims to protect young children from respiratory syncytial virus (RSV).

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Innovation at work Innovation at work
7 initiatives that will enhance the delivery of care in 2014

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Picture this Picture this
Dr. Marco Essig is working to advance the science of magnetic resonance imaging, a move that will help improve care for patients suffering from cancer, stroke and degenerative brain disease.

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Prescription for prevention Prescription for prevention
A Winnipeg doctor is leading a program of research that could have significant implications for the health of Manitobans.

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Express yourself! Express yourself!
Artistic endeavours promote mental health.

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Fabulous fruit Fabulous fruit
Are you eating enough?

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Worried about warts? Worried about warts?
What you need to know.

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Going for good health Going for good health
Winter sports offer Olympic-size wellness benefits for everyone.

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A new era begins A new era begins
Integration of health faculties will enhance training of health-care professionals.

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Traditional Territories Acknowledgement
The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority acknowledges that it provides health services in facilities located on the original lands of Treaty 1 and on the homelands of the Metis Nation. WRHA respects that the First Nation treaties were made on these territories and acknowledge the harms and mistakes of the past, and we dedicate ourselves to collaborate in partnership with First Nation, Metis and Inuit people in the spirit of reconciliation.
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