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November / December 2013

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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Better health for all Better health for all
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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NorWest offers help for smokers NorWest offers help for smokers
Residents in the Inkster area who smoke now have an ally in their efforts to kick their habit.

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Making connections Making connections

eChart Manitoba allows health-care providers to enhance patient care while saving time and money.

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Quest for the cure Quest for the cure
Dr. Hani El-Gabalawy's work with local Aboriginal communities is helping to shed new light on the causes of rheumatoid arthritis - and how to prevent it.

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Fear factor Fear factor

The tale of two brothers who had to overcome their phobia of needles in order to regain their sight.

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A guide to the 'tween' years A guide to the 'tween' years
During this time of rapid change, parents need to be a stable and consistent support.

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One bite at a time One bite at a time
Five tips that will allow you to eat well during the
holiday season - without worrying about your weight.

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Carpal tunnel syndrome Carpal tunnel syndrome
What you need to know.

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Work it out! Work it out!
How exercise helps slow the aging process.

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U of M's MD program receives full accreditation U of M's MD program receives full accreditation
The University of Manitoba was recently recognized for its quality medical school and meeting all of the high standards set for medical education in North America.

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