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 18, 2019

How our sense of taste changes as we age
The Conversation

The way we perceive taste starts to change by the age of 60 – when the sensitivity of our sense of smell also starts to diminish – becoming severe from the age of 70.

The best anti-inflammatory diet is just healthy eating
Outside

A person’s overall diet pattern can impact levels of chronic inflammation, but there’s no agreed-upon anti-inflammatory diet out there.

The truth about expired food: How best-before dates create a waste mountain
The Guardian

What happens if you ignore expiry dates altogether? One man did that for a year, without ill effects – but his approach is debatable.

The University of Guelph has the best campus food in Canada
Maclean's

Nearly 94 per cent of Guelph students are ‘satisfied’ or ‘very satisfied’ with the taste of their food, according to an annual Maclean’s survey.

Peterborough’s food charter nourishing community: Dietitian
Electric City

From filling schoolchildren’s bellies with Ontario-grown food to using market dollars to support local producers, Peterborough continues to put an emphasis on local food issues.