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 July 30, 2014

Can BBQ be both tasty and healthy?
The Globe

Registered dietitian Leslie Beck answers this question.

Health Canada proposes new changes to how packaged food is labelled
CTV News

VIDEO: Dietitians Krista Leck-Merner and Angela Dufour comment on the food label changes proposed by Health Canada.

Local Credit Union Kicks in Support Again For Student Nutrition Programs in the Area
Northumberland View

Northumberland Food For Thought helps to coordinate 38 student nutrition programs at local schools. Its programs can vary from a full sit-down breakfast before class to others featuring snack bins delivered to classrooms from which students can choose something to eat.

Why Canadian scientists say you should add nuts to your daily diet
Global News

Canadian doctors at St. Michael's Hospital say that eating tree nuts, including almonds, cashews, walnuts and pistachios, could help to lower triglycerides and blood sugars in your body. The findings were published in the journal BMJ Open.