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 29, 2014

New Brunswick must deal with its obesity 'crisis'
CBC News

The New Brunswick government must find ways to control the province's obesity problem, according to UNB professor Gabriela Tymowski.

New funding gives farmers’ market program staying power
British Columbia Ministry of Health

Lower-income families, seniors and pregnant women will continue to have easier access to healthy, locally grown food, thanks to an additional $750,000 investment in a successful farmers’ market coupon program, Health Minister Terry Lake announced today.

Trans fat hidden in many U.S. foods, tests reveal
CBC News

Consumers who see 0 g trans fat on the Nutrition Facts label are probably unaware that they are consuming trans fats, U.S. researchers say.

You should be eating less salt. So how do you actually do that?
The Globe

Think you don’t have much salt or sodium in your diet? Registered Dietitian Margaret Brum answers this question.