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 23, 2017

Students take a turn on the food revolution
TB News Watch

Schools celebrate Food Revolution Day with student driven events focused on healthy eating and food security.

The never-ending battle for space on Canadian grocery-store shelves
The Globe and Mail

Companies such as Sara Lee, Heinz-Kraft, Hormel, Mondelez and Kellogg are losing ground as consumers are spending on average about 74 per cent of their time in the store’s perimeters.

Celebrity-fueled FNV campaign expands to include access to affordable, fresh produce
Food Navigator USA

After boosting sales and consumer awareness of produce in its first two years, the star-studded FNV campaign, which markets fruits and vegetables to children with celebrity endorsements, is expanding its reach.

No fruit juice for kids under 1, pediatricians advise
CNN

This the first change to the American Academy of Pediatrics' fruit juice recommendations since 2001.

New findings may explain the advantages of polyunsaturated fat
Medical News Today

A new study shows that the choice of fat causes epigenetic changes which in turn could contribute to differences in fat storage.