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 02, 2017

These tokens could reduce food waste at Halifax restaurants
CBC News

Square Roots can get you a meal from unsold food at participating restaurants for only $5

Government relaxes nutrition standards for school lunches
PBS

Schools won’t have to cut the salt in meals just yet and they can serve kids fewer whole grains, under changes to federal nutrition standards announced Monday.

Early introduction of vegetables can result in less fussy kids
Food Navigator Europe

Offering vegetables to babies early on can help reduce food fussiness in toddlers, according to a new study carried out in the Netherlands.

Saturated fats don't increase heart risk? Fat chance, say critics
Food Navigator Europe

Saturated fat does not clog up arteries nor increase the chance of a heart attack, according to a team of doctors whose views have triggered a wave of criticism.

Ban on free refills, France: Urban Food Policy Snapshot
New York City Food Policy Center

Whether France’s ban on free refills will be more effective than previously studied policies restricting sugar-sweetened beverages remains to be seen.