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 12, 2014

Can anti-inflammatory foods help me fight arthritis in later life?
The Globe

Registered Dietitian Leslie Beck answers this question.

Eating more fruits, vegetables may reduce risk of heart disease: study
The Globe

Researchers saw a dose-response relationship: The more fruits and veggies people ate, the less likely they were to have heart problems or die while researchers were studying them. With every additional serving, the risk of death decreased by another 5 per cent, according to the combined analysis published in the British Medical Journal.

Why you still need to eat your veggies
Hamilton Spectator

Additional commentary on recent fruit and vegetable consumption study published in the British Medical Journal.