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March / April 2017

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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Milton Sussman Balancing the budget
A letter from Winnipeg Health Region President & CEO Milton Sussman.

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Students with a senior. Lasting memories
Students and seniors collaborate on scrapbook project.

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Artwork of lungs. Lung attack
Region ramps up efforts to diagnose and treat COPD.

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Senior with therapy dog.
Managing menopause
Police officer Angela Epp is one of many women who are learning to deal with menopause.

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Student with canola plants in flower. Breaking new ground
Meet four post-graduate students who are working to make Manitoba stronger.

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Women doing pilates exercise. The Pilates method
Powerhouse workout may be your ticket to better health and well-being.

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Bare feet. Keep your feet happy
How to prevent a fungal infection of a nail.

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Young boy doesn't want to eat food. How to have a happy meal
Strategic tips for dealing with a 'picky eater'.

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Woman with a kitten. Give yourself a break
Studies show that a lack of self-compassion can negatively affect your mental health and well-being.

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Food for thought. Do bugs need drugs?
Anti-microbial resistance is real.

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