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, 2018

Volunteers key for school food program
The Expositor

More than 9,500 students are participating in 52 school nutrition programs under the umbrella of Brant Food For Thought.

The high cost of food in Nunavut should shock all Canadians
Huffington Post

According to Watt-Cloutier and Nunavut News, country food is more difficult to access and food security challenges in the Nunavut are complex.

For Medicaid recipients, food insecurity goes hand-in-hand with stress, depression, overweight/obesity
Global Newswire

Medicaid recipients experience far greater rates of food insecurity across many indicators compared to the general population.

Milk protein could help cancer patients
Manitoba Co-Operator

A major problem for cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy is weight loss due to loss of appetite. Researchers say lactoferrin can help maintain appetite giving patients better outcomes.