Wave

Wave Cover

Summer 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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Creating a healthier community Creating a healthier community
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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Looking for a doctor? Looking for a doctor?
We can help.

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On the job On the job
Program gives students a closer look at a career in medicine.

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Making connections Making connections
A local researcher is working to find the links between child abuse and mental health.

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Your serve Your serve
How to avoid a shoulder injury while playing tennis.

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Caring for the community Caring for the community
Winnipeg's ACCESS centres provide health care and social services to people in need.

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Go for it! Go for it!
Research suggests kids can benefit from taking age-appropriate risks.

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Fantastic fibre Fantastic fibre
What it can do for you.

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Summertime itch Summertime itch
What you need to know about poison ivy, sumac and oak.

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Spirituality and mental health Spirituality and mental health
Finding meaning and purpose in life.

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Confronting the 'hidden curriculum' Confronting the 'hidden curriculum'
New Faculty of Health Sciences building culture of professionalism.

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