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 04, 2013

Better diet tied to fewer deaths after heart attack, study finds
The Globe

People who changed their eating habits for the better following a heart attack tended to live longer than those who stuck to eating not-so-heart-healthy foods in a new U.S. study

Healthy school lunches your kids will love

How to create meals that will boost your child’s academic and physical health

Hypertension under diagnosed, poorly controlled around the world, Canadian-led study finds
The Star

A large Canadian-led study shows that even though the risks posed by high blood pressure are well known, the condition remains under-diagnosed and poorly controlled around the world.

Improving heart health can be as easy as listening to a favourite song, study finds
The Post

Listening to music has long been seen as a remedy for heartbreak, but now a study has found that it can, in fact, strengthen the heart — and improve the recovery of patients suffering from heart disease.

Worried about getting too bulky from your workout? 4 tips to ease your mind
The Globe

The question: You always suggest weight training, but as a female I am afraid of getting too muscular. Are there ways I can weight-train without bulking up?