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 September 13, 2013

Diabetes patients more likely to survive bypass surgery than angioplasty, research shows
The Globe

Patients with diabetes who have blockages in their coronary arteries have notably better odds of survival if the heart problem is resolved with bypass surgery rather than angioplasty, new Canadian research shows.

Knowing when to work out and when to rest essential for success
Canada.com

The timing of your workout regime plays a crucial role in its success.

Three easy ways to reverse prediabetes
The Star

80 million North Americans have prediabetes, a condition that is characterized by higher-than-normal blood sugar levels.

Work out while you work: More employees using treadmill desks, standup desks at office
Canada.com

A growing number of Americans are standing, walking and even cycling their way through the workday at treadmill desks, standup desks or other moving workstations. Others are forgoing chairs in favour of giant exercise balls to stay fit.