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March / April 2014

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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Dealing with concussions Dealing with concussions
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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Teaming up for you Teaming up for you
"My Health Teams" offer innovative approach to health care.

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The domino effect The domino effect
The Living Donor Paired Exchange program is helping to increase the number of people who can receive kidney transplants.

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Targeting cancer Targeting cancer
Scientists at the Manitoba Institute of Cell Biology are investigating ways to manipulate a cancer cell into killing itself.

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5 ways to build a healthy relationship 5 ways to build a healthy relationship
Meaningful connections with friends, family and loved ones can lead to a happier, longer life.

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Heads up Heads up
Dr. Mike Ellis is heading up the new Pan Am Clinic concussion program.

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Dealing with pelvic floor dysfunction Dealing with pelvic floor dysfunction
Local expert says PFD affects millions of Canadian women, yet many don't even know what it is.

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Soothing sounds Soothing sounds
Music therapy can help comfort people with dementia.

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Cooking from scratch Cooking from scratch
What you need to know to get started.

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Sore throat vs. Strep throat Sore throat vs. Strep throat
Which one do you have, and what should you do about it?

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Fit to be pregnant Fit to be pregnant
Moderate exercise provides health benefits to moms-to-be and babies

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