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January / February 2012

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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Power of innovation Power of innovation
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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Nurse on call Nurse on call
Program offers clients health advice over the phone.

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Healthy investment Healthy investment
Manitoba agencies team up to provide major financial support for health research projects.

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High-tech medicine High-tech medicine
U of M scientists will soon be using artificial tissue to test a range of new drugs that could one day be used to treat diseases ranging from asthma to lung cancer.

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Formula for success Formula for success
Research project helps reduce need for medication at personal care home.

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Click! Click!
eChart Manitoba offers quick access to health information.

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It's snow time! It's snow time!
How to reconnect with your inner winter-child.

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Friends with benefits Friends with benefits
The health benefits of pets.

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Body beautiful Body beautiful
How to find your healthy body size.

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Bon voyage! Bon voyage!
Health tips for travellers.

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Planning for better health Planning for better health
Urban environment should encourage active living.

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