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 20, 2018

12 foods to boost brain function
Medical News Today

The brain requires certain nutrients to stay healthy: omega-3 fatty acids, for example, help build and repair brain cells, and antioxidants reduce cellular stress and inflammation.

'You are where you live': New study finds your postal code may affect your health
CTV News

Where you live may affect your risk of major diseases like cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer, according to a new study from McMaster University.

New study links a junk food diet to a higher risk of depression
CTV News

New U.K. research has found that eating a diet high in junk food may increase the risk of depression due to raising the level of inflammation in the body.

Use-by labels become clearer on groceries
Supermarket News

Most grocery products in the United States now bear clearer labels for use-by dates, and consumers are finding them easier to understand, according to the Grocery Manufacturers Association.