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 10, 2013

‘Thigh gap’ measuring trend among young women on social media may be encouraging eating disorders: U.S. experts
The Post

It's a trend that can lead to eating disorders and mental health issues, and yet there are Pinterest and other social media pages dedicated to encouraging it among young women.

Ontario Liberals to propose law that chain restaurants must post calorie counts
The Globe

The Ontario government plans to compel chain restaurants to post calorie counts on their menus and menu boards in a bid to curb childhood obesity.

Healthy Thanksgiving
Global News

VIDEO: Thanksgiving may not be the best time of the year to eat the “right” type of foods. But registered dietitian Lydia Knorr believes there are ways to stay healthy during the holiday feast.

Heart and Stroke foundation launches healthy eating program
The Coaster

The Honourable Clyde Jackman, the provincial Minister of Education, joined MHA Tracey Perry, Chief Misel Joe and officals with the provincial Heart and Stroke Foundation on Monday, September 30 to help the foundation launch its Healthy Lunch and Snacks Awareness Program.