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 29, 2019

How to talk to your child about their weight (HINT: No scales)
Parentology

Weight is, indeed, a weighty subject for everyone. But when you see your child struggling with a weight problem, what’s the right way to approach it? How do you talk to your child about it? Maybe by not mentioning their weight at all.

Can grocery stores embrace change and technology?
Forbes

Technology is going to be a huge component of the grocery landscape in the years to come, but grocers still have their work cut out for them.

No tax on sugary drinks in federal Liberal platform, says health minister
CBC

"We've made it clear during the course of the past few years that adding a tax to sugary beverages was not a part of our healthy eating strategy," Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor told reporters in Ottawa Tuesday.

'I wash all my food like crazy': scientists voice concern about nanoparticles
The Guardian

US foods are increasingly full of nano-scale additives, even as researchers raise alarm bells about their safety.

Ontario recognizes World Hunger Day
Ontario News

Farmers’ tax credit helps people in Ontario access healthy and nutritious food.