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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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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"News in Brief" for March 11, 2019

Inuk artist creates sculpture out of Northmart and Northern Store receipts
CBC

"I hope that the piece will bring attention to the issue of food insecurity, especially with the people here in the south," Jesse Tungilik said.

I’m a dietitian and I don’t believe sugar is evil
Men's Health

Registered dietitian Brian St. Pierre argues for a more nuanced view of sugar in relation to health.

The best non-dairy milk alternatives, ranked by dietitians
Sporteluxe

By replacing regular milk with other milk substitutes, consumers have to be mindful that they do not offer the same nutritional profile and could be missing key nutrients, vitamins and minerals.

The war on ‘prediabetes’ could be a boon for pharma—but is it good medicine?
Science

The World Health Organization and other medical authorities have rejected prediabetes as a diagnostic category because they are not convinced that it routinely leads to diabetes or that existing treatments do much good.