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

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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 22, 2016

Grape growing potential 'wide open' in Newfoundland, says provincial fruit expert
CBC News

All the makings of a home-grown wine industry are putting down roots on the island of Newfoundland.

Alberta Food Banks get largest-ever donation from CIBC as demand soars
Metro News

CIBC is contributing $200,000 to Alberta Food Banks in the organization's largest ever donation.

In a rush? Here’s what to eat for breakfast in the morning
Global News

Canadian nutritionists say breakfast is the most important meal of the day.

Health Canada reviewing food guide, critics demand drastic changes now
CBC News

Health Canada says it's reviewing the almost decade-old document and will announce results later this year.

General Mills to label products with GMOs ahead of Vt. law
570 News

General Mills said Friday it will start labeling products across the country that contain genetically modified ingredients to comply with a law set to go into effect in Vermont.

The UK soda tax: a tipping point?
Food Politics

Marion Nestle says "watch Big Soda pull out every stop on this one".

Diet reduction in dietary diversity impacts richness of human gut microbiota
Medical News Today

Changes in farming practices over the last 50 years have resulted in decreased agro-diversity which, in turn, has resulted in decreased dietary diversity.