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 09, 2016

Ottawa has studied ‘soda pop tax’ to tackle obesity, documents show
The Toronto Star

Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s office requested an internal analysis last winter to explore possible outcomes of the potential tax.

What should I eat to fuel my body for long bike rides?
The Globe and Mail

Leslie Beck weighs in on fuelling your body for better performance during endurance exercise.

Applebee's, IHOP drop soda from kids' menu
ABC News

Soft drinks will still be available for adults who request them for their children, according to the statement by the group that owns Applebee's and IHOP.

Pepsi’s Stubborn Soda hits US shelves: heralding ‘the next generation of carbonated soft drinks’
Food Navigator USA

PepsiCo’s craft soda line, Stubborn Soda, is launching on shelves across the US today.

High protein and fibre pastas do not increase satiety
Food Navigator Europe

High protein and high fibre pastas are not more filling than normal pasta while high protein pasta is rated as being less tasty, say Barilla-funded scientists.