Wave Cover

Summer 2015

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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Have fun in the sun - but be careful Have fun in the sun - but be careful
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region Interim President & CEO Lori Lamont.

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Nice ride Nice ride
City kids get a free bike and learn about riding safely.

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Class acts Class acts
Children of the Earth students look forward to careers in health care.

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Partnerships for health Partnerships for health
Manitoba researchers aim to help build a better health-care system.

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Picture this Picture this
CancerCare Manitoba Foundation is using a special UV camera to show how the sun's rays can damage your skin and increase your risk for cancer. Are you at risk?

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Bull's eye Bull's eye
With Lyme disease on the rise, health officials are taking aim at the tick-borne pathogen.

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Breaking the male code Breaking the male code
Men can achieve better mental health by getting in touch with their emotions.

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Soothe your sole Soothe your sole
What you need to know about the pain on the bottom of your foot.

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Hunger game Hunger game
Learn how to control your appetite.

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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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