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 March 02, 2015

The War on Wheat
CBC News

Registered dietitian Sue Mah talks about the truths and myths around gluten free diets.

Wheat Belly arguments are based on shaky science, critics say
CBC News

CBC investigation found that experts in the scientific community say scientific claims made by the anti-wheat movement are questionable at best.

'Made-in-the-North' changes coming to food subsidy program: AANDC
CBC News

As public outcry over high food prices in Canada's North continues, the federal government says it is taking steps to improve its food subsidy program.

Popular diet books can oversimplify the message about fat and calories
CBC News

The problem with focusing on fat, or on any one nutrient, as a diet strategy is that it distracts us from what is really important, says Dr. David Katz, director of the Yale University Prevention Research Centre and president of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine.