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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.

BANT Wellbeing Guidelines are evidenced-based guidelines providing information on nutrition and lifestyle measures when personalised advice is not possible. The guidelines are equally well suited as the starting point for use by Nutritional Therapists and healthcare professionals to further personalise the recommendations to their clients and patients.


Latest News

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Press Release – BANT Response to Guidelines that Propose that Surgery Be Considered a Standard Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes
24 May 2016

BANT cautions against a ‘one-size-fits-all’ solution of bariatric surgery as standard option for treatment of type 2 diabetes in obese patients. Obesity and diabetes are complex issues which require interventions at multiple levels to achieve both effective prevention and successful… Read More >


Press Release – BANT’s Advice on What We Should Eat: Wellbeing Guidelines
24 May 2016

BANT (British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy) was very interested to see the coverage relating to the Public Obesity Forum’s announcement. BANT recognises the need for an overhaul of public guidelines and supports urgent action on key issues… Read More >

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BANT May News Goes Live
23 May 2016

Welcome to the May edition of BANT ENews. This month’s edition focuses on mental health and diet, with a fascinating and useful featured article by BANT member Eleanor Strang asking whether diet is the missing link; an interesting video of… Read More >


The Power of Nutrition – Promoting Health and Wellbeing… A New Regional Branch event in Edinburgh on 14th May
27 April 2016

A CPD opportunity bringing BANT members and the public together to explore the cutting edge topic ‘Nutrigenomics’ and the various tests available. We will also be hearing about nutrition and healthy ageing from the Chair of Council for BANT Miguel… Read More >

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BANT April News Goes Live
18 April 2016

Welcome to April’s Enews. This month we provide a summary of our successful AGM, a featured article on the topical subject of the Microbiome and Obesity, we introduce our new CPD listing and Sarah Green describes the role she plays… Read More >

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