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 07, 2013

Listeria risk prompts Reser’s macaroni salad recall
CBC News

Reser's Fine Foods Inc. is voluntarily recalling their Cheesy Macaroni Salad sold throughout Canada because of possible Listeria contamination.

Parents shape a child’s food preferences
The Star

Parental behaviour is crucial in shaping a child's food preferences. Repeated exposure alters flavour perception, so keeping serving those vegetables.

Study slams athletes promoting junk food
The Globe

Superstars Peyton Manning, LeBron James and Serena Williams are the 'highest contributors' to the advertising of unhealthy foods.

What’s really in a chicken nugget? Researchers take a peek inside
The Globe

Recently, Mississippi researchers found out why: Two nuggets they examined consisted of 50 per cent or less chicken-muscle tissue, the breast or thigh meat that comes to mind when a customer thinks of "chicken."

While Americans rage over health care, Canadians remain complacent
The Globe

Yet in Canada, health care is becoming less accessible and less affordable.