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.

Community Food Advisor website

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 20, 2013

Diet heavy in fruits, vegetables protects mental health, while fast food may invite depression: Finland study
National Post

A diet rich in fruits and vegetables will not only lead to a slimmer figure and better physical health, it may also lower the risk of depression according to new study.

How a return to cooking for ourselves could solve the obesity crisis
National Post

Jean-Michel Cohen believes he has the cure for obesity. If we want to lose weight, Cohen said, we should cook more meals.

Frugal cooking can be healthy
Canada.com

Planning your meals is crucial, as is the time you spend in the kitchen.

Michelle Obama urges companies to advertise more healthier foods to children
Canada.com

Michelle Obama used the power of her bully pulpit Wednesday to push food companies and television broadcasters to do more to promote healthier foods to children — and to do it faster.