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 October 01, 2013

Jennifer Sygo: Lessons from Grain Brain and thinking of Alzheimer’s as type 3 diabetes
The Post

While a handful of vitamins, foods, and supplements - such as blueberries, fish oil, B vitamins, and gingko - have demonstrated modest, though often inconsistent effects on cognitive decline, there was little that could be said about preventing Alzheimer's through diet.

New grocery store and restaurant to sell only food that passed its best-before date, but is still perfectly fine to eat
The Post

Coming soon: A grocery store and restaurant that sells only food that has passed its sell-by date.

More Manitoba restaurants to outline nutrition information for meals
CTV News

More restaurants in Manitoba will display information outlining nutrition content in their meals. Sodium levels, calories and protein are among the items that will be listed.

Ontario launches $2.5M plan to boost breastfeeding
The Star

Health Minister Deb Matthews has unveiled a $2.5 million plan to boost breastfeeding.