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 December 07, 2017

News release: Time to curb our appetite for ultra-processed food
Heart and Stroke

Research reveals half our daily calories come from ultra-processed foods, and that kids are the biggest consumers.

Family cooking class coming to Essex

The Town of Essex will be hosting a Family Meal Prep and Cooking Class, just in time for Christmas.

Province needs a plan to reduce food waste: Opposition
CBC News

A private member's bill now in the P.E.I. legislature could reduce food waste in the province.

A high-fat diet without the weight gain? Study says it's possible
Medical News Today

When it comes to gaining weight, a high-fat diet is a key culprit. New research, however, suggests that there may one day be a way to avoid piling on the pounds as a result of eating fatty foods.

Scientists see role for insects and ‘orphan crops’ in human diet
Financial Times

Beetles and caterpillars join forgotten foods to replace an over-reliance on staples