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January / February 2015

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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Put some fun in your day Put some fun in your day
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Arlene Wilgosh.

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Radon alert Radon alert
Odourless gas found in many Winnipeg homes can increase risk of lung cancer.

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Full circle Full circle
Diagnosed with asthma as a child, Meghan Azad now conducts research into the disease.

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Trail time Trail time
More families are cross-country skiing their way to health and happiness.

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Taking charge Taking charge
Meet the people who are helping to redefine the nature of health care in First Nations communities.

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Putting the patient first Putting the patient first
New video stresses the importance of dignity in care.

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Child's play Child's play
Unstructured activities provide important social-emotional benefits.

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Guarding against hypothermia Guarding against hypothermia
Prolonged exposure to cold weather raises risk.

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The halo effect The halo effect
Marketers often push the limits when it comes to promoting their products.

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Fitness trends Fitness trends
How to sort through the latest training programs and techniques.

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