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 13, 2019

Is the Dubrow Diet healthy? A dietitian weighs in
NBC News

Reality TV stars Heather Dubrow and Terry Dubrow, MD say their “interval eating” diet plan works for them, but will it work for others?

Will 'disguising' salad dressing in a frosting tube trick kids into eating more vegetables?
National Post

It’s a fact that Canadian kids don’t eat enough fruits and vegetables, but registered dietitian Amanda Li argues that the solution to this multifaceted issue is not concealed in a sugarcoated squeeze bag.

Changing your meat-eating habits could mean a longer life, study suggests

Mounting evidence continues to suggest that eating too much red meat -- such as bacon and hot dogs -- is linked with health problems.

Prison farm properties up and running on limited basis
The Kingston Whig-Standard

Delivering a half-dozen cows last week to the Collins Bay Penitentiary prison farm — descendants of cows taken from the farm when it was closed in 2010 — was not only a symbolic gesture but a public sign that the farms are on their way back to full operation.

What you need to know about the true cost of wasting food

Solving food waste can be addressed in many ways, but some methods are more efficient and impactful than others.