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January / February 2016

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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Timely care Timely care
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Milton Sussman.

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Access to care Access to care
New system for booking endoscopies aims to shorten wait times.

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Pump it up Pump it up
New breast milk donation program aims to help premature babies.

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Closing the gap Closing the gap
Region works with community groups to alleviate health inequities.

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Heart attack Heart attack
One man's tale of survival.

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Health mobility Health mobility
Moving to inclusion.

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Look on the bright side Look on the bright side
Change your outlook, change your life, enhance your well-being.

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Understanding bedwetting Understanding bedwetting
What to do when your child doesn't wake up in time

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Baby, its' cold inside Baby, it's cold inside
Freezing food a great way to reduce waste and save money.

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Traditional Territories Acknowledgement
The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority acknowledges that it provides health services in facilities located on the original lands of Treaty 1 and on the homelands of the Metis Nation. WRHA respects that the First Nation treaties were made on these territories and acknowledge the harms and mistakes of the past, and we dedicate ourselves to collaborate in partnership with First Nation, Metis and Inuit people in the spirit of reconciliation.
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