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 June 05, 2018

Sharing food and faith: Calgary buzzing with fast breaking events over Ramadan
CBC News

Nightly iftar events, parties happening all over the city during the holy month.

Egg sales soar as Canadians jump at all-day breakfast
CBC News

No longer a dietary enemy, eggs are surging in sales, pleasing farmers, restaurants and consumers.

Baked goods may contain less added sugar than labels suggest, study finds
CTV News

Calorie counting just became more complicated. A new study has found that baking can dramatically alter the sugar content and calorie count of some foods.

US blocks UN health panel from backing taxes on sugar drinks
ABC News

The U.S. deputy secretary for health and human services argued it was not clear that imposing taxes on sugary drinks like sodas and fruit juices would improve public health.

Plant-based meat substitutes are 'useful transition foods' for a healthier diet
Food Navigator UK

The science is clear: a vegetarian diet is better for heart health, a study says - but does that include processed meat analogues? "While not as healthful as whole plants, they are useful transition foods," says one researcher.