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 May 12, 2017

Ideas Needed To Improve Food Security
Quinte News

The Poverty Roundtable of Hastings Prince Edward is inviting input from the community to help inform a provincial Food Security Strategy.

International students biggest users of MUN's campus food bank
CBC News

Roughly 4,800 bags of groceries go out the bank's doors each year.

Districts welcome relaxed nutrition guidelines
Simi Valley Acorn

USDA changes standards for school meals.

How A Billion Dollars Is Being Wasted In The War On Sugar
Forbes

As the war against sugar escalates and more food and beverage products are under siege, it’s a good time to examine what works and what doesn’t work in getting these industries to sell healthier products.

Nutritional gatekeepers are key to healthy eating in the household
KSL.com

A nutritional gatekeeper can been defined as the person who influences most of the household food decisions, typically by doing more of the food shopping and preparation.

Research shows illegal levels of arsenic found in baby foods
Medical News Today

50 per cent of baby rice food products in the EU still contain an illegal level of inorganic arsenic.