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 February 22, 2017

Oakville mayor visits school and hears no student should go hungry in Halton
InsideHalton.com

Halton Food for Thought (HFFT) is celebrating its second Feeduary Campaign, to bring awareness and support for healthy eating in Halton schools.

Gas, bloat among top digestive woes: Canadian dietitians
FlamboroughReview.com

Feeling gassy? Bloated? Dietitians of Canada says these digestive woes are among the most common troubling Canadians, based on calls fielded by dietitians at Eat Right Ontario and HealthLink BC.

Child obesity could be partly inherited from parents: study
CTV News

Child obesity could be 35 to 40 per cent inherited from parents -- irrespective of the child's country of residence -- according to a new international study of 100,000 children in six different countries worldwide.

Don't ask your doctor for advice on nutrition, unless...
CBC

Experts in obesity say your doctor may not have the best advice on how to eat healthy.

How climate change is transforming the world's food supply
CBS News

Climate change is poised to affect the world’s food supply in three key ways, experts say.

Can you be addicted to healthy foods?
Fox News

Orthorexia nervosa often starts as an interest in learning how to eat healthy and results in a person focusing all of his or her energy into controlling every piece of food he or she consumes.