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September / October 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 Home care turns 40
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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Managing your meds Managing your meds
Seniors invited to attend sessons on medication safety.

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Sight saved Sight saved
Early diagnosis and better treatments are helping glaucoma patients preserve their vision.

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Back in business Back in business
Jared Eliuk says physiotherapy played a major role in his recovery from a severe spinal injury.

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Celebrating 40 years of home care Celebrating 40 years of home care
Special report: History of home care, profiles of its programs, and planning for the future.

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Accept yourself Accept yourself
Tips for finding inner peace, self-esteem and happiness.

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ABCs of fitness ABCs of fitness

Tips to help you and your kids stay active at home.

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Bang for your buck Bang for your buck
How to get more nutrition for your grocery dollar.

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How much sleep does your child need? How much sleep does your child need?
The importance of getting a good night’s rest.

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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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