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 06, 2018

Coca-Cola building $85M dairy production facility in Peterborough
Global News

The company says the facility will provide new production capabilities starting with Fairlife ultrafiltered milk.

Free public sessions to teach Islanders healthy food choices
The Journal Pioneer

The Kidney Foundation of Canada, partnering with Telus Atlantic Canada Community Board and United Way of P.E.I., is hosting a series of free public nutrition sessions titled “What’s on Your Plate?”

On days food stamps are issued, grocery stores push soda sales—but only in low-income neighborhoods
The New Food Economy

A new study shows stores in neighborhoods with high SNAP enrollment are four times as likely to advertise or display sugary drinks during the days payments are disbursed.

Study: Plant protein, fiber, nuts lower cholesterol, improve blood pressure
Lab Manager

A new meta-analysis finds that a diet that includes plant protein, fiber, nuts, and plant sterols lowers cholesterol, improves blood pressure, and improves other markers for cardiovascular disease risk.

Diet change can have biggest environmental impact - study
Food Navigator UK

Diet change is the best way to mitigate the effect of food production on the environment, according to a study.