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 November 14, 2017

Vegetarian and vegan ‘meats’ are more popular than ever, but are they good for you?
Global News

There’s sometimes the assumption vegan and vegetarian food is automatically better for you because they don’t contain any meat. But some experts say, most meats alternatives really aren’t healthy foods.

Your Starbucks drink is like eating 7 doughnuts, study says
New York Post

Starbucks is selling festive coffees with as much sugar as seven chocolate doughnuts.

Is the CICO diet the new Keto? Internet goes mad for the latest incarnation of the classic weight loss regime - but experts question whether it is safe or sustainable?
Daily Mail

Serving as an acronym for 'calories in, calories out', CICO has been touted as 'the diet to follow', but not everyone is convinced.

Australian scientists launch app to tackle vegetable aversion
CanIndia News

Australian scientists on Monday launched a “dinner table” app in an effort to tackle aversion towards consuming vegetables.

BASF readies a medical food product
Chemical and Engineering News

The company describes the product as a “first-to-the-market” medical food product for patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.