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 07, 2018

Ontario’s healthy school fundraiser launches province-wide
Dietitians of Canada

Fresh from the Farm raises funds for schools selling Ontario-grown fruit and vegetables.

Conquering childhood obesity will take legislative action, conference told
CBC News

Sara Kirk and Yoni Freedhoff spoke in Moncton on Wednesday at a Heart and Stroke Foundation conference on the prevention of childhood obesity.

Nearly one in five infants' diets fall short on iron, a key nutrient for brain development
Cision

According to the latest Nestlé Feeding Infants and Toddlers Study, nearly 20 percent of infants are falling short of iron in their diet, putting them at risk for sub optimal cognitive development.

Poor sleep may fuel harmful eating habits and diabetes
Medical News Today

Sleep deprivation may contribute to our craving for unhealthful foods, leading to a night-time snacking habit, recent research suggests.

British nutritionists want Jamie Oliver to stop fat shaming children
Quartzy

A group of nutritionists and dietitians wrote to Oliver asking him to reframe his campaign as a way to increase healthy lifestyles instead of fixating on weight as the only indicator of health.