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 November 13, 2015

Drive-through grocery shopping comes to Vancouver
CTV News

You've heard of drive-through restaurants – even drive-through banks – so why not drive-through grocery stores?

4 food trend predictions for 2016
CBC News

In 2015, it was all about farmhouse inspired pickling, house made deli meats, the cronut and of course, kale, but what does 2016 bring?

Don't Reward Corporations for Donating Food Waste, Critic Says
The Tyee

"They're being offered a carrot, when perhaps they should be offered a stick," retired University of British Columbia social work professor Graham Riches.

Obese children as young as 8 show signs of heart disease: study
Global News

Obese children as young as eight years old can show signs of heart disease, placing some at “high risk”, according to a new study out of the U.S.

Mechanics of eating: why you'll miss flavor if you scarf your food
National Public Radio

A team of engineers and neuroscientists at Yale University ound that molecules from food we smell, or food volatiles, pile up at the back of our mouths and throats as we breathe.

Can sweet potato ingredients help companies achieve clean labels?
Food Dive

Carolina Innovative Food Ingredients sees its sweet potato juice concentrate as a natural sugar ingredient that food manufacturers looking to achieve clean labels can use to replace high fructose corn syrup.