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Summer 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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Creating a healthier community Creating a healthier community
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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Looking for a doctor? Looking for a doctor?
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On the job On the job
Program gives students a closer look at a career in medicine.

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Making connections Making connections
A local researcher is working to find the links between child abuse and mental health.

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Your serve Your serve
How to avoid a shoulder injury while playing tennis.

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Caring for the community Caring for the community
Winnipeg's ACCESS centres provide health care and social services to people in need.

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Go for it! Go for it!
Research suggests kids can benefit from taking age-appropriate risks.

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Fantastic fibre Fantastic fibre
What it can do for you.

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Summertime itch Summertime itch
What you need to know about poison ivy, sumac and oak.

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Spirituality and mental health Spirituality and mental health
Finding meaning and purpose in life.

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Confronting the 'hidden curriculum' Confronting the 'hidden curriculum'
New Faculty of Health Sciences building culture of professionalism.

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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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