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 20, 2017

Stress may harm gut health as much as junk food
Medical News Today

According to a new study, stress may be just as detrimental to our health as junk food — for women, at least.

Local dietitian Desiree Nielsen dissects the season's biggest plant-based food trends
The Georgia Straight

Nielsen breaks down some of the biggest plant-based food crazes—and their pros and cons—that you may have spotted trending of late.

Is your food sustainable? The HowGood app can tell
New York City Food Policy Center

By scanning the barcode of a food product, the HowGood app tells the consumer how sustainable the food is for the planet.

Jamie Oliver’s recipe for a healthy world
The Globe and Mail

It's been more than 12 years since the British chef began advocating nutritious wholesome food with his TV program Jamie's School Dinners, and his fight is far from over.

Healthy eating choices in adulthood 'lead to better fitness in old age'
News & Star

Eating well throughout adult life improves physical fitness in old age, a study has found.