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 02, 2016

Inuit food insecurity in Iqaluit up to 11 times greater than for non-Inuit: research
Nunatsiaq Online

Inuit who live in Iqaluit are nine to 11 times more likely than non-Inuit to suffer from food insecurity.

Fight childhood obesity with screens
The Queen's University Journal

Children are becoming increasingly influenced by media and are almost constantly engaged with TV or its other forms. This should be seen as an opportunity to educate, not exploit.

Coalition battles to ban all food and drink advertising to kids in Canada
Metro News

Heart and Stroke Foundation and other charity giants take on Big Junk Food with a "Stop Marketing to Kids" campaign.

Happier Meal? McDonald's nixing some unpalatable ingredients
CTV News

McDonald's is eliminating some unpalatable ingredients from its most popular menu items.

Meat consumption contributing to global obesity
News Maker

Researchers from the University of Adelaide say meat in the modern diet offers surplus energy, and is contributing to the prevalence of global obesity.