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 06, 2015

Nutritious recipes just one ingredient of budget friendly cookbook
Winnipeg Free Press

In her new cookbook, author Leanne Brown aims to teach people how to eat well on a tight budget. The book is a guideline attempting to meet the goal of seeing as many people as well-fed as possible with attention and consideration for their economic constraints.

Stress's influence on appetite focus of Mount Allison study
CBC News

Neuroscientist Karen Crosby has received a grant from the Canada Foundation for Innovation for her research, which is focused on a small, little-understood region of the brain that regulates both stress and appetite.

Want to build lean muscle? Eat these foods
The Toronto Star

Lean muscle: It’s what we all want, right? Long, toned muscles that look elegant — not “bulky.” We talked to Jenn Randazzo, a registered dietitian with a master's degree in nutrition and dietetics, for the best foods to eat for muscles, as well as some general background on building the body you want.

In the Nutrition World, Sometimes One Equals Five
Huffington Post Canada

Making a change to your eating or lifestyle can be tough because one change usually requires five steps (or more!), a fact that is often overlooked.