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 May 16, 2017

Sudbury launches healthy eating program
TheSudburyStar.com

Greater Sudbury is launching the Choose to Boost Veggies and Fruit initiative to encourage kids and families to eat healthier and to make vegetables and fruits part of their everyday lives.

Shaking it up: Ground-breaking new salt study goes against the grain
Metro News

Scientists took advantage of a natural experiment: 10 Russian cosmonauts, all healthy men, who were kept in isolation to simulate a long-haul flight to Mars.

Meatless Monday tough sell to Vancouver students but good food for thought
CBC News

'The gas passed by beef creates a lot of damage to the climate,' says Vancouver Coun. Adriane Carr.

Almost two-thirds of Australian children outgrow food allergy, research shows
The Sydney Morning Herald

Nearly two-thirds of children will outgrow their food allergy by their fourth birthday.

Experts define obesity as a disease
Medical News Today

In a consensus statement published in the journal Obesity Reviews, experts from the World Obesity Federation make the case for defining obesity as a disease process.