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 12, 2018

This old transit bus brings fresh produce to Edmonton-area seniors homes
CBC News

The CD Fresh Express provides seniors with fresh produce right at their front doors.

How Tim Hortons lost its connection with the Canadian public
The Globe and Mail

Sylvain Charlebois says "Restaurants Brands International’s (Tim Horton's parent company) ultimate commitment has been to its shareholders and not necessarily to the Canadian public.

More organic than thou? Rebel farmers create new food label
News 1130

About 15 farmers and scientists from around the country met to create the standards for an additional organic certification program, which they plan to roll out nationally to between 20 to 60 farms as a pilot this summer.

13 recipes that make vegetables taste like candy
Reader's Digest

A pinch of sugar—or better yet, honey, agave, or stevia—helps the broccoli go down.

Soft drinks tax is of greatest benefit to poorer households: Lancet
Food Navigator UK

Taxes levied on sweetened drinks and snack foods are of most benefit to the poor in helping to make long-term healthy lifestyle changes, a Lancet study concludes.