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The British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy (BANT) is the professional body for Registered Nutritional Therapists. Its primary function is to assist its members in attaining the highest standards of integrity, knowledge, competence and professional practice, in order to protect the client’s interests, nutritional therapy and the Registered Nutritional Therapist. BANT offers a wide range of benefits to student and full members and has its finger on the pulse for any changes or new developments within this dynamic profession.


Latest News


BANT Consultation on Draft Functional Dietetic Curriculum Framework – Closing Date 24 February
24 November 2015

BANT is today launching a full public consultation on its curriculum framework for functional dietetic practice to meet the registration standards of the Health & Care Professions Council. The consultation will run for three months to 24 February 2016. There… Read More >

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BANT November News Goes Live
24 November 2015

This month we include several updates on exciting new developments at BANT and within the industry and some helpful ways to improve your practice. We remind new graduates and existing members to enrol in a Supervision Group for extra support… Read More >


Understanding Differences: Modern Childhood Obesity and Diabetes
2 November 2015

BANT experts are clear that fructose, and not just calories, poses a problem that promotes a progressive loss of metabolic function. An elevated total fructose load, combined with an excessive caloric intake and an increasingly sedentary lifestyle contribute to the… Read More >


Press Release: Cancer Risk on Bacon and Cured Meats
26 October 2015

Today, the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) International Agency for Research on Cancer has released a report warning that bacon, ham and sausages are as big a cancer threat as cigarettes. Experts at the Agency have ranked cured and processed meats amongst the top… Read More >

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BANT October News Goes Live
19 October 2015

Welcome to the October issue of the BANT News. This month we have an exciting new role within BANT to report, some great new member discounts, and don’t miss our Chair’s Report to find out how positively the Wellbeing Guidelines… Read More >

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