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

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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 July 23, 2014

Canada recalls California fruit for possible listeria
CBC News

Some fruit products imported from California are being recalled due to concerns about possible listeria contamination. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the whole peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots are sold primarily the Sweet 2 Eat brand.

Five things to know about caffeine and your health
Global News

Dr. Samir Gupta discussed five significant health effects of caffeine: both immediate, and long-term, though long-term effects are from observational studies and should be taken with a grain of salt.

Kids Don't Need Sugary Snacks After Sports
Huffington Post Canada

Dietitians Abby Langer and Heather Mangieri discuss kids and their post sports snacks.

Working together to improve cancer services for urban Aboriginal peoples
Canadian Newswire

Representatives from Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) signed a relationship protocol with the Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres (OFIFC) this past Saturday. Relationship protocols are a key priority of CCO's Aboriginal Cancer Strategy II (ACS II), and represent a commitment to work together to improve cancer services for First Nations, Inuit and M├ętis in communities throughout Ontario.