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July / August 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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It takes a village Truth and reconciliation
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Milton Sussman.

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bottleneck buster Bottleneck buster
Innovatvie bed-management software enhances patient flow

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troubled waters Troubled waters
Most drowning deaths are easily preventable, says a leading expert

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pursuit of a dream In pursuit of a dream
Indigenous students explore careers in health care

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summer fun Summer fun!
Eight healthy ways to keep your kids active

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close to heart Close to the heart
The cardiac team at St. Boniface Hospital has become the first in North America to successfully use a stent graft to repair a tear in the ascending aorta of a patient

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look out Look out!
Serious eye problems can creep up slowly, expert says

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making memories Making memories
Summer allows grandparents and kids to build close relationships that will last forever

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eat like a Brazilian Eat like a Brazilian
This year's Olympic host strikes gold with new dietary guidelines

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