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 January 14, 2019

How the new Canada’s Food Guide will revolutionize the way we eat

Registered dietitian Cara Rosenbloom breaks down what changes to expect from the new food guide.

Why you should stop buying vitamins and get more sleep instead
National Post

Research suggests that nutritional supplements have little ability to prevent chronic disease, and in some cases can do more harm than good.

PSA: Healthy eating should include mental and social health, too

Yes, food has nutritional value and can have important ramifications on health. But food is also a source of pleasure, a way to celebrate life events and connect with friends and loved ones, and the centerpiece of many cultural traditions.

High-fibre diet may lower risk of death, chronic diseases

A new study has found that people who eat diets rich in fibre have lower risk of death and chronic diseases such as stroke or cancer.

Cooking class encompasses the four points of the Mi’kmaq medicine wheel
The Guardian

A new cooking class is promoting nutrition in P.E.I.’s Indigenous community by helping participants combine traditional dishes with modern methods.