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 06, 2019

Health unit sings the praises of social eating
Timmins Today

The Porcupine Health Unit is launching a Nutrition Month campaign this March focusing on the social aspects of food.

Food for thought: B.C. researchers see 'significant decline' in our fruit and vegetable consumption
CBC

A study from the University of British Columbia showed a significant drop in the amount of fruit and vegetables Canadians ate over an 11-year period.

10 tips for following the Mediterranean diet on a budget
Insider

Although many foods on the Mediterranean diet can be costly, according to registered dietitian Elana Natker, MS, it's entirely possible to follow the diet while on a budget.

Social media 'influencers' can get kids eating junk food
Health Day

When a social media influencer hawks junk food, young kids may be easily won over, a new study suggests.