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May / June 2016

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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It takes a village It takes a village
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Milton Sussman.

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Logan's miracle Logan's miracle
The story of a young boy's amazing recovery from severe brain trauma - and the estimated 150 emergency first responders and caregivers who helped him along the way

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When less is better When less is better
Region a leader in reducing the use of antipsychotics in personal care homes

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Parlez-vous fran├žais? Parlez-vous fran├žais?
Region program ensures patients can be served in both of Canada's official languages

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Better health for all Better health for all
Addressing social and physical environments will boost wellness, says Chief Provincial Public Health Officer

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A matter of devotion A matter of devotion
As many as 26 researchers are coming together under a new initiative that will make Manitoba a leader in the study of chronic childhood diseases such as asthma and Type 2 diabetes

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orn to run Born to run
What you need to know before you get started

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Tingling hands? Tingling hands?
What you need to know about peripheral neuropathy

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Hello, baby Hello, baby
Social support is key to helping parents adjust to changes that come with having a child

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Dairy or plant-based? Dairy or plant-based?
Which type of milk is better for you?

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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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