Leadership Centre

Supporting leadership capacity building within Ontario.

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Enhancing leadership competencies, facilitating thoughtful discussion and examination of leadership issues for public health professionals.

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Community Food Advisor

Promoting safe and nutritious food selection, preparation and storage practices.

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Community Food Advisors work in their community to improve and promote safe and healthy food selection, preparation, and storage practices.

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Public Health and You

Your questions about public health answered...all in one place.

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Learn about why public health plays a vital role in ensuring the health of communities across Ontario!

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Ontario Public Health Association

Committed to improving the health of Ontarians.

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Since 1949, OPHA has served as a catalyst for development in the Public Health sector.

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Nutrition Resource Centre

Credible public health nutrition at your fingertips.

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Strengthening the capacity of health professionals across all care settings and in all communities across Ontario.

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"News in Brief" for February 22, 2018

Weight loss linked to healthy eating not genetics, study finds
The Guardian

Participants who ate the most vegetables and consumed the fewest processed foods, sugary drinks and unhealthy fats shed the most kilograms.

Gardeners, start your plants: Seedy Saturday is here
Mississauga.com

It doesn’t matter where Seedy Saturdays are held across this broad country, they all share a similar laid-back, communal ambience says the woman organizing this year’s local gathering Feb. 24 at the Unitarian Congregation.

This is the best way to encourage your children to eat green vegetables
Express

Parents who reward children for eating their greens could be wasting their time, according to new research today.

Rewarded for healthy eating efforts
Oxfordshire Guardian

Restaurants and cafes in north Oxfordshire were recognised for going above and beyond in providing nutritious and healthy food for their customers.

Inside food cravings: how to deal when you’re just dying to have that cookie
The Washington Post

Although cravings could be based on a nutritional need, most stem from other factors. So should you indulge cravings or ignore them? The answer depends on what your craving is really telling you.