Monthly Archives: February 2020

CHAD OLER PRESENTS THE FEBRUARY BANT WEBINAR 2020

This webinar is the first in a 3 part series that will provide you with a step-by-step guide to determine and address two of the most common underlying causes of cardiovascular disease, including dyslipidemia and nutritional imbalances.   The series looks at current standard of care and testing and, through a thorough look at the biochemistry involved, proposes advanced techniques for more accurate assessment of individual risk.  Specific protocols, including testing and test interpretation, dietary and supplemental recommendations and lifestyle therapies to address each underlying imbalance will be explained. Case studies will also be reviewed to demonstrate the recommended methodologies.

The webinar will cover:

• Cardiovascular disease statistics and ow CVD develops

• Underlying causes of CVD & CVD risk factors

• Clinical Utility of Standard Lipid Testing

• Difference between Cholesterol and Lipoproteins

• Cholesterol Metabolism

• Lipoproteins Involved in Atherosclerosis

• LDL–Number, size and density: why it matters

• HDL–Not all HDL is created equally

To access the webinars, click here.

Nutrition Evidence Database – Enhanced Study – A berry smoothie a day…

This placebo-controlled study showed that a berry smoothie rich in flavonoids can improve cognitive function in young adults.

This study has been BANT enhanced on the NUTRITION EVIDENCE database to provide a full plain language summary to allow quick and easy access to the science. Read it here

NUTRITION EVIDENCE is open access and FREE so please have a browse through some other content whilst you are there http://www.nutrition-evidence.com  If you like what you see, why not register as a user of Nutrition Evidence and receive monthly expert-generated alerts on the latest findings in nutrition science?  The next alert is due out in March, sign up quickly, so you don’t miss out! Click on Subscribe on the database homepage.

NUTRITIONAL THERAPIST ROLE – PART TIME OR FULL TIME

Now in its 30th year, Cytoplan is a leader in food based supplementation. Founded and run by health practitioners our products are used by thousands of health professionals and their patients in the UK and around the world. We are wholly owned by a charitable foundation.

We require a suitably qualified individual to join us as a BANT registered Nutritionist / Nutritional Therapist. You will need good practical experience over a number of years in patient facing nutritional therapy, and specifically in relation to food supplements such as vitamins, minerals, probiotics etc. You will also need to possess strong content writing skills.

You will work closely with our Technical Director and support both the technical and marketing departments. You will also engage with our health practitioner network offering product support and with our customer support, sales and marketing teams. This is an exciting role offering great variety and engagement.

In the first instance please email your CV and covering letter to: [email protected]

www.cytoplan.co.uk

 

Key job specifications:

  • Based at our offices in Malvern
  • Outgoing and articulate personality and interested in supporting our customers and health practitioners
  • Supporting our customers via telephone and email with nutrition and product advice
  • Supporting our health practitioners both in terms of their clients and our products (training)
  • Contributing to and writing of weekly blogs
  • Responding to consumer magazine requests for copy
  • Attending Shows and other events
  • Researching and preparing talks and webinars for NT’s and other practitioners and members of the public
  • Opportunity to deliver talks/webinars if this interests you (not essential)
  • Drafting leaflets / information booklets etc. and revising existing copy
  • Ongoing training and nurturing will be provided
  • Nutritional therapist qualification and accreditation required (BANT and CNHC).
  • Package dependent on experience and qualifications, with commensurate holiday etc.
  • Part time or full time applicants considered
  • Events are normally at weekends (so time in lieu where appropriate)

Nutrition Evidence Database – Multiple Sclerosis – Low-Fat or Paleo?

An in-depth review of the available evidence and rationale behind the low-fat Swank diet and the Wahl’s modified Paleo diet for patients with MS.

This study has been BANT enhanced on the NUTRITION EVIDENCE database to provide a full plain language summary to allow quick and easy access to the science. Read it here

NUTRITION EVIDENCE is open access and FREE so please have a browse through some other content whilst you are there http://www.nutrition-evidence.com

If you like what you see, why not register as a user of Nutrition Evidence and receive monthly expert-generated alerts on the latest findings in nutrition science?  The next alert is due out soon so sign up quickly, so you don’t miss out! Click on Subscribe on the database homepage.

 

FELLOW MEMBER APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR 2020

The annual request for Fellow member applications is now open for 2020.  BANT wishes to recognise those members who have made a significant contribution to the Nutritional Therapy profession, or have advanced the practice of Nutritional Therapy, by inviting applications for the category of Fellow Member of BANT.

Fellow is the highest grade of membership of BANT. Fellows of BANT may use the post-nominal FBANT. Applicants will normally have been full members of BANT for at least 5 years.

Member applications should be received by BANT by the 6th of March 2020 and successful applications will be confirmed at the BANT AGM on 16 May 2020.

Click here to view the full eblast.

Nutrition Evidence Database – Poor Diet is the New Smoking!

POOR DIETARY HABITS are causing significant mortality and morbidity across the globe and appear to have overtaken smoking as a leading risk factor for CHRONIC DISEASE.

This study has been BANT enhanced on the NUTRITION EVIDENCE database to provide a full plain language summary to allow quick and easy access to the science. Read it here

NUTRITION EVIDENCE is open access and FREE so please have a browse through some other content whilst you are there http://www.nutrition-evidence.com

If you like what you see, why not register as a user of Nutrition Evidence and receive monthly expert-generated alerts on the latest findings in nutrition science?  The next alert is due out soon so sign up quickly, so you don’t miss out! Click on Subscribe on the database homepage.