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 10, 2016

Making meals matter in March
Cold Lake Sun

For the month of March, Alberta Health Services (AHS) dieticians are highlighting the importance of good nutrition.

Quebec City mayor relents on food trucks, but not until 2017
CBC News

Food trucks could become a reality on the streets of Quebec City.

Studies: Beyond scales, fitness and body fat key for health
Winnipeg Free Press

New studies are adding to the evidence that the scale doesn't always tell the whole story when it comes to weight-related health risks.

‘Homegrown’ cookbook serves up food made in Canada
Global News

Mairlyn Smith wants people to put Canada on their plates.

Vandana Shiva's organic food advocacy inspires B.C. farmers
National Observer

Dr. Shiva delivered the keynote address that opened the annual conference of the Certified Organic Associations of BC conference, speaking to over 200 organic farmers and food activists from all over the province.

Have researchers found a way to turn off food cravings?
Huffington Post

Researchers have learned that obesity is far more complex than initially believed.

Cereal liars: How your food is fooling you
Huffington Post

Despite our leaps and bounds in medical science, why can't we effectively tackle the obesity epidemic?