Gut Feeling: Cooking with probiotics and gut-friendly foods – Recipe included!

2019-10-16T16:48:47+00:00 October 2nd, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , |

On September 23rd, Obesity Canada’s GTA Chapter hosted its first cooking demonstration on gut healthy foods in partnership with Guardian -Morelli’s Pharmacy. Aptly titled, "Gut Feeling: Cooking with probiotics and gut-friendly foods”, the event explored the growing public interest in the microbiome and its impact on health, and how our [...]

Toronto Waterfront Marathon: Join Obesity Canada on October 20, 2019!

2019-09-19T14:18:29+00:00 September 19th, 2019|Categories: Local Chapters|Tags: , |

Get your runners ready! Obesity Canada GTA will be joining Obesity Canada and participating in this year’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on October 20, 2019.  Join us as a registered charity for the event and enjoy discounted registration rates for all [...]

Gut Feeling: Cooking with Probiotics and Gut-friendly Foods ( SOLD OUT! )

2019-09-18T15:36:22+00:00 September 18th, 2019|Categories: Local Chapters|Tags: , |

SOLD OUT!  Our gut bacteria influence our health and weight in profound ways and feeding our gut bacteria might be the secret to better health. Probiotic and prebiotic-rich foods are gaining popularity due to its health benefits and they can be [...]

Local GTA Chapter Event: October 8, 2019 Thinking Outside The Box Leadership and Innovation Insights to Build a Better Health System

2019-09-30T15:06:25+00:00 September 17th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: , |

Join us with Dr. Vipan Nikore MD, MBA, as he takes us on a personal journey in changing the landscape of healthcare service delivery and discovery through innovation and collaboration. This networking event will also feature TED Talks by members of Obesity Canada's Students [...]

Obesity Canada Local Chapters

2019-05-28T12:22:09+00:00 May 27th, 2019|Categories: Local Chapters|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Obesity Canada has local chapters across the country. Get involved! With over 30,000 members nationwide, Obesity Canada is the largest organization of obesity professionals in the world. As the network spans such a large and diverse geography, there is a need [...]

OC-GTA Event Summary – Effective Behavioural Change March 2019

2019-04-04T10:18:10+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Categories: Local Chapters|Tags: , , |

On March 19th 2019, the OC GTA Chapter jointly held a networking and educational event with LIVE WELL Exercise Clinic to explore the behavioural strategies most likely to be associated with sustained weight control. Aptly titled Effective Behavioural Interventions, the event featured three [...]

Obesity Education Day for Healthcare Providers: Oakville, ON November 10th!

2018-11-14T16:49:03+00:00 November 7th, 2018|Categories: OC Events|Tags: , |

It is with great pleasure we invite you to Obesity Education Day, which will focus on the latest research on obesity management and its complications. Guest Speakers: Dr. Sandy Van - CBT for weight management Dr. Sean Wharton - Future of Obesity medicine - [...]

Toronto Chapter Celebrates Third Anniversary with Positive Messages

2018-08-22T15:40:06+00:00 July 18th, 2018|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , |

Obesity Canada's Toronto chapter celebrated three years with The Sweet Taste of Success: Uplifting Stories From The Real World. This event featured three speakers who spoke about about their own experiences with weight management, delving into their journeys of developing improved self-awareness and how they achieved a different relationship [...]