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 January 07, 2019

Toronto pilot project takes aim at South Asian teens at risk of diabetes
CBC

A program to change diet and health habits focuses on kids from 13 to 17.

The big diet this year could be no diet at all
The Globe and Mail

Intuitive eating isn't necessarily a new concept, but it's recently started to gain momentum online in an environment otherwise chock-full of messaging that promotes restrictive eating.

Half of adults who claim food allergy don't have one
WebMD

More than 10 percent of U.S. adults have a food allergy - and nearly double that believe they do, a new study estimates.

Mediterranean diet: How to start (and stay on) one of the world's healthiest diets
CNN

The Mediterranean diet is easy to find in the grocery store, contains nutrients that are known to enhance longevity and has other health benefits that are backed by peer-reviewed, scientific studies.