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January / February 2017

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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Milton Sussman Making a difference
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Milton Sussman.

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NorWest Co-op staff. Sharing ideas
NorWest Co-op Community Health Centre has been recognized for its efforts to use a mobile screening clinic to detect diabetes and kidney problems in patients.

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Healthy baby. Healthy baby
Innovative program helps moms and their children get off to a good start in life.

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Senior with therapy dog.
Navigating long-term care
How to choose the right option for your loved one.

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Doctor with young boy. Caring for kids
A Manitoba-based initiative is saving children's lives across the country.

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Time for better health Time for better health
How to get the most out of your workout.

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Watch out for gout Watch out for gout
What you can do to keep this painful condition at bay.

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Boy looking at electronic device. Push pause
Turn screen time into real time.

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Food for thought. Food for thought
Beware of misleading claims about nutrition.

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Food for thought. Be it resolved
Let's create a healthier Manitoba.

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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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