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 December 02, 2016

Do adults grow out of picky eating habits from childhood?
The Globe and Mail

Children are known for being picky eaters. But what happens when these picky eaters grow up?

How drinking too much water can lead to a medical emergency
CTV News

A newly published report highlights the potential dangers of drinking too much water while sick.

Heart disease: Consuming too much saturated fat may raise risk
Medical News Today

New research reveals that consuming high levels of four major saturated fats may raise the risk of coronary heart disease.

Will 2017 be the year of personalized nutrition?
Food Navigator USA

A new report published by New Nutrition Business names 'Personalization' as one of the key nutrition and health trends for next year.

Report: US cereals contain significantly more sugar and sodium than other countries
Food Dive

A new survey by the U.K.-based World Action on Salt and Health revealed that there are wide differences in the levels of sodium and sugar found in the same breakfast cereals globally.

The Vegetarian Butcher: What turned a ninth generation meat farmer into a plant-based pioneer?
Food Navigator Europe

The CEO of The Vegetarian Butcher shares his experience and gives advice for budding 'mock meat' entrepreneurs.