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 30, 2018

Loyola students enjoy lip-smacking good new menu choices
InsideHalton.com

Chartwells food service provider unveils new choices to an eager audience of teenagers.

Growing appetite to see food security as a women’s issue
Vancouver Star

What does food justice have to do with women’s health? One youth advocate argues everything.

New study expounds health benefits of a plant-based diet
MENFN

Researchers at Harvard say a third of all early deaths could be prevented by a vegetarian diet, according to a new study.

Research supports calls for food industry to reduce food product portion sizes
Eurekalert

New research, published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, highlights the benefits of the food industry changing food product portion sizes in order to make healthier eating more normal.

These five things can affect your weight – and you might never have known
The Sun (United Kingdom)

BBC One's The Truth About Obesity looks beyond dieting to the other factors that could dramatically affect your weight.

EU agrees total ban on bee-harming pesticides
The Guardian

The world’s most widely used insecticides will be banned from all fields within six months, to protect both wild and honeybees that are vital to crop pollination.