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, 2016

NAN food symposium connects people, the land
TB News Watch

Approximately 60 participants attended from across NAN territory who came to learn from the knowledge and wisdom of Elders and build skills and relationships with community food champions on traditional food practices and preparation.

Food bank says rising costs could force it to start charging for services
CTV News

A Montreal food bank will start charging the non-profit groups it supplies, saying it must do so due to rising costs.

Comfort veggies: The newest online pin-up
Food Dive

The new definition of comfort food centers around healthier recipes, less processed and more fresh foods, ingredient quality, simplicity in cooking and buying local ingredients, compared to five years ago.

Dementia risk increased with calcium supplements in certain women
Medical News Today

Calcium supplements may increase the risk of developing dementia in senior women with cerebrovascular disease, finds a study published in Neurology.

Healthy advertising at sporting campaigns under scrutiny in run-up to next Olympics
Food Navigator USA

With the Olympics over for another four years, a team of scientists will begin a new study into healthy advertising at major sports events.