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 April 25, 2018

First fruits of new community greenhouses shared in Good Food boxes
Manitoulin Expositer

Northern climates and expensive transportation costs can make getting enough good health greens into a diet a challenge, but new community greenhouses being established across Manitoulin Island are stepping up to meet that challenge with homegrown produce.

8 signs you're not drinking enough water — even if you think you are
Insider

Unbeknownst to you, your body is telling you that you're dehydrated in ways you may not even realize. INSIDER spoke with several doctors and health experts to find out how to tell if you need to drink more water.

Caffeine in pregnancy linked to childhood weight gain in new study
CNN

A new study lends weight to the notion that a high intake of caffeinated substances may also be detrimental to a baby's health.

These 5 programs are working to improve access to healthy food in NYC
One Green Planet

A number of nonprofits and programs are working to help improve access to fruits and vegetables for New Yorkers in low-income communities. This article describes 5 programs doing amazing work to bring healthy food to some of NYC’s most vulnerable residents.

Type 1, not Type 2, diabetes rates associated with fast food
MD Magazine

A retrospective cohort study has found that type 1 diabetes - not type 2 - is more prominent in areas with poor food options.