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 24, 2018

Province touts promotion of local food
Brantford Expositor

Ontario Agriculture Minister Jeff Leal says the province has proclaimed the final requirement of the 2013 Local Food Act.

Is sparkling water as healthy as regular water?
LiveScience

When it comes to the nutritional perks and perils of sparkling water, health myths abound.

Sugar cereals not just for breakfast anymore ... Millennials eat them as a snack
healthline

Cereal companies are rebranding their cereals as snack foods and bringing back more sugar-laden products because that’s what consumers like.

The foods that might help with dementia
BBC News

The bulk of the research had been on the preventative side rather than treating Alzheimer's.

France bans use of meaty names for veggie food
Food Navigator UK

France looks set to prohibit meat terms from being used to describe plant-based foods, with MPs backing a proposal to ban producers of meat substitutes from using phrases like “steak” or “sausage” to describe meat-free products.