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 August 11, 2014

Beans help battle high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity
CTV News

A new study from St. Michael's Hospital suggests eating a serving of beans or lentils each day can help you stay healthy. Includes commentary from Dr. John Sievenpiper and Registered Dietitian Alyson Martinez.

Healthy summer eating tips
Global News

The summer months can sometimes be less than healthy, with all the running around and more than tempting treats throughout festival season. Mckenzie Hall, a registered dietitian, stops by the Morning News with some healthy summertime tips.

The 100-gram solution
The Globe

Additional commentary on proposed daily sugar consumption guidelines from Health Canada, including perspectives from both Canada and the US.