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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


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 >


BANT’s Response to Mars’ Announcement That They Will Differentiate Their Foods into ‘Every Day’ and ‘Occasional’
15 April 2016

BANT provides a response to Mars’ announcement that they will differentiate their foods into ‘every day’ and ‘occasional’. “This could be good for the consumer depending on the selection criteria chosen by Mars” commented Daniel O’Shaughnessy, Director of Communications.  Click… Read More >

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BANT March News Goes Live
18 March 2016

Welcome to March’s BANT News. This month, we share with you some exciting news about the long awaited BANT evidence database, information on BANT Local Network and Branch Meetings and focus on vitamin D in muscular skeletal health. We look… Read More >


What Does the “Sugar Tax” Mean for the Nations Health?
17 March 2016

BANT support the introduction of the “Sugar Tax” but highlight the dangers of hidden sugars in processed food and fruit juices. BANT would therefore also like to see the introduction of the tax to fruit juices and smoothies. Click here… Read More >

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