The Ontario Public Health Association’s (OPHA) has released a new position paper on preconception health in Ontario, SHIFT – Enhancing the Health of Ontarians: A Call to Action for Preconception Health Promotion and Care.
OPHA is calling for a coordinated and comprehensive approach to preconception health in Ontario. Current population health trends require a shift to include preconception health into our existing health promotion and health care efforts.
Read about why preconception health is important, promising strategies and how you can help to shift this important agenda forward.
To access the document, visit http://opha.on.ca/Events-News-and-Media/News/SHIFT.aspx.
For more information or to become involved with OPHA's work in the area of preconception health, please contact Robin Kang at [email protected].
We can all play a role in enhancing the reproductive health of all Ontarians.