Wave

Wave: March / April 2010

March / April 2010

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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Reflections on a decade of progress Reflections on a decade of progress
A letter from the Winnipeg Health Region.

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Nurse named to lead Winnipeg Health Region Nurse named to lead Winnipeg Health Region
Meet Arlene Wilgosh, the Region's new President & CEO

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Leading the way Leading the way
Accreditation Canada says Region programs among Canada's best.

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Help for Haiti Help for Haiti
Winnipeg father-and-son team seeks to help country devastated by earthquake

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Brothers for life Brothers for life
When Jeff Skinner needed a kidney transplant to stay alive, his brother David was there for him

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Think safety Think safety
Concordia Hospital health-care aide Darlene Payette injured herself on the job. Now she wants to make sure other health-care providers learn from her experience.

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Pardon me? Pardon me?
New technology helps hearing impaired turn up the volume.

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Dynamic & delicious Dynamic & delicious
Meet 10 of the hardest working foods on the planet

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Is it safe? Is it safe?
How to 'childproof' your home

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Game on! Game on!
New video games can help keep you active, but they're no match for the real thing

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Grow your own Grow your own
Backyard gardens produce healthy harvest of food

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By the numbers By the numbers
A statistical portrait of Manitoba students

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