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September / October 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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Region plans to address health inequities Region plans to address health inequities
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region Interim President & CEO Lori Lamont.

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Families first Families first
Working with parents to get their kids off to a great start in life.

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Improving care Improving care
Winnipeg researchers hope to better identify and treat chronic disease patients who also suffer from depression and anxiety.

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Making transitions Making transitions
Positive social and emotional connections - at home and at school - can help kids thrive.

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Run wild, run free Run wild, run free
Researchers say kids need more outdoor play.

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Vance's story Vance's story
Woman who lost her son urges health-care providers to listen to patients and families.

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Fermented foods Fermented foods
Can they actually be good for your health?

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