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MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL NOTICE FOR 2019

As we near the end of 2018 it is time to think about renewing your BANT membership.  Your current membership expires on 31st December 2018 with the new membership starting on 1st January 2019.

We would like to thank you for your support this year, which has enabled us to carry out vital activities and projects on behalf of you and our profession.

You will be able to renew your BANT membership any time from 1st to 31st January 2019.

This year we have increased the membership fees, this is the first time in six years. This will allow us to work on increasing the number of activities that BANT undertakes.  As well as many important strategic initiatives, this includes increasing our impact and engagement with professional and regulatory forums to protect BANT and its members’ reputations.

Our 2019 membership fees are*:

  • £115 full and non-practising membership fees, £57.50 discounted fee for over 65 years of age
  • £65 new student membership fees, £25 renewal student membership fees

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PATRICK MCKEOWN PRESENTS FUNCTIONAL BREATHING

This webinar about functional breathing will cover the following:
• Common misconceptions about what ‘good’ breathing is
• The role of the nose and the importance of nasal breathing – and how this impacts the intestinal tract
• Deep breathing v. shallow breathing
• What breathing strategies work best for common conditions, such as asthma, rhinitis, hayfever, anxiety, stress and panic attacks, as well as sleep issues – snoring, insomnia, sleep apnea – all backed by scientific research
• How to maximise delivery of oxygen to your cells through breathing

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DEANNA MINICH PRESENTS THE RAINBOW DIET

In this presentation, learn about the scientific and creative aspects of color in health and healing, primarily through food and eating. Dr. Minich will tour through each color of the rainbow, focusing on the science of health properties of plant-based foods of each of the colors. Along the way, the less tangible, emotional and mental aspects of color will be discussed to complement the physical attributes that each color carries. An inspiring, yet practical presentation for health professionals to bring into their clinical practice and even personal lives!

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ONLINE CPD OPPORTUNITY FROM THE SOUTH WEST REGIONAL BRANCH MEETING

We are delighted to bring you the recorded presentations and slides from the BANT South West Regional Branch meeting that featured high quality speakers on the topic of Mental Health. The event was rated ‘excellent or very good value’ by the majority of attendees.

If you were unable to attend the event this is a fantastic opportunity to gain *CPD hours while listening to Christine Bailey, Antony Haynes and Dr Elisabeth Philipps presenting the latest research relevant to Nutritional Therapists on depression, anxiety, the gut-brain axis and foods for the brain. Functional testing was also discussed along with example case studies giving an insight into how protocols can be implemented in real clinical situations.

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SACHIN PATEL PRESENTS A MASTERCLASS ON HOW TO HEAL FROM THE GROUND UP

This webinar will aim to cover the following:

  • Learn powerful and practical tools to enhance your personal and professional outcomes
  • Get simple insights into how to effectively communicate your message with your clients
  • Apply foundational principles to help your clients feel empowered by their own healing potential
  • Incorporate these highly effective principles to generate more referrals

Here is the link for the FREE book: www.getperfectpractice.com

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ONLINE CPD OPPORTUNITY FROM LONDON & SOUTH EAST REGIONAL BRANCH MEETING

We are delighted to bring you the recorded presentations and slides from the BANT London & South East Regional Branch meeting that featured high quality speakers on the topic of Cardiometabolic Health. The event was rated ‘excellent or very good value’ by the majority of attendees.

If you were unable to attend the event this is a fantastic opportunity to gain *CPD hours while listening to Dr. Deanna Minich presenting on Nutrition and Cardiovascular Disease; Pol de Saedeleer presenting on The Impact of HPA Dysregugulation on Metabolism; and Ben Brown presenting on Metabolic Syndrome.

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ONLINE CPD OPPORTUNITY FROM MIDLANDS REGIONAL BRANCH MEETING

We are delighted to bring you the recorded presentations and slides from the BANT Midlands Regional Branch meeting that featured high quality speakers on the topic of Obesity. The event was rated ‘excellent or very good value’ by the majority of attendees.

If you were unable to attend the event this is a fantastic opportunity to gain *CPD hours while listening to a variety of speakers including leading experts presenting their research in Obesity, health and influencing factors. Key health issues are considered from various aspects, e.g. control of glucose levels, thyroid issues and environmental factors.

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ASA RULING ON ASYRA AND OTHER SIMILAR MACHINES

For all members reading this statement, BANT members who use the Asyra or similar devices, such as VEGA, Bicom, must be certain not to make similar claims to the one the ASA has ruled on. Any BANT members doing so will be in breach of CAP Code and thus  CNHC Code of Conduct, Ethics and Performance and could get the same ruling by the ASA.

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WENDY HILLS PRESENT FERMENTING FOODS – JUNE WEBINAR

This webinar about fermented foods will cover the following –

  • How the fermentation process allows for the growth of beneficial bacteria
  • Different types of fermentation
  • Which foods are fermented
  • The benefits of consuming fermented foods
  • Tips for successful fermenting
  • Demonstration – how to make brined/cultured vegetables
  • Demonstration – how to make sauerkraut

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