Monthly Archives: April 2020

Nutrition Evidence Database Enhanced Study – Vitamin C and the Common Cold

This meta-analysis suggests that regular low dose VITAMIN C supplementation combined with high dose vitamin C at the onset of cold symptoms may help shorten duration and alleviate symptoms of the COMMON COLD. https://www.nutrition-evidence.com/article/30069463?term=30069463

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 in May so sign up quickly, so you don’t miss out! Click on Subscribe on the database homepage.

BANT AGM UPDATE AND COVID-19 BULLETIN 4 – 23 APRIL 2020 – FOCUSING ON IMMUNITY

BANT has updated the AGM Agenda to adjust to current COVID-19 restrictions while still providing members important updates to BANT activities both in the legal/regulatory arena and operationally, to further support increasing BANT membership.

In addition to the AGM Agenda and the new meeting timings, as part of COVID-19 Bulletin 4, see below for recap of research relating to immunity, so relevant at this time, and exiting news about new BANT Podcasts that will be practical listening to all practitioners and an exclusive ‘moving your clinic online’ webinar due to release tomorrow.

Click this link for the full eblast.

Nutrition Evidence Database – Probiotics and Respiratory Tract Infections

PROBIOTICS may decrease the incidence and illness duration of RESPIRATORY TRACT INFECTIONS in children although more research is needed to inform us which probiotic strains and dosing regimens are best. https://www.nutrition-evidence.com/article/27495104?term=27495104

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 in May so sign up quickly, so you don’t miss out! Click on Subscribe on the database homepage.

SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN REQUIRED FOR THE NUTRITION GURU TEAM

We are seeking a Nutritionist or student studying Nutrition or Naturopathy for a social media internship. Working from home you will be responsible for creating a 6-12 month social media programme.  You will be given training on how to run a successful Nutrition practice and invaluable ready to use nutrition protocols.

Please contact Tina Lond-Caulk [email protected] with your CV and covering letter as to why you would like the position.

FREE TRIAL | REMOTELY TRACK CLIENTS’ PROGRESS

Just as the COVID Symptom Tracker App from KLC enables the public to play their part in understanding and slowing the disease, WeCudos allows you as healthcare professionals to play your part in collecting and reporting your clients clinical data during the pandemic and beyond. Data which can not only help you to optimise your everyday clinical care pathways but that can currently be quickly translated into clinical application to help fight the Coronavirus disease. You can use the WeCudos platform to:

  • Remotely support clients by SMS or email
  • Track emergence of symptoms using MYMOP
  • Automate assessments and treatment plans

Click here to read the full eblast

COVID-19 BANT BULLETIN – 8 APRIL 2020

Into the third week of the COVID-19 confinement in the UK and we hope that all of you are prioritising your health, both physical and mental. BANT acknowledges that our balance of guidance recently has skewed more to asking you not to do things versus what we can offer to you during these extraordinary times. In this bulletin we have covered the following themes, you can click on a theme to jump straight to the detail or just read on:

What BANT Has Planned to Help You

Requests for BANT Guidance

Nutrition Evidence Database There to Provide Research to Support Practice

Stay Informed

Click here to read the full eblast.

EXCLUSIVE OFFER | COVID REMOTE CLIENT SUPPORT

During the COVID-19 national emergency when keeping your clients on track is of utmost importance to keep their immunity high and the pressure off the NHS, is social distancing making it hard for you to support your clients? Do you feel you could do more in helping understand the disease? WeCudos is offering BANT members an exclusive offer to:

  • Remotely support clients by SMS or email
  • Track emergence of symptoms using MYMOP
  • Automate assessments and treatment plans

Click here to read the full eblast

Nutrition Evidence Database Enhanced Study – Probiotics and Exercise Performance

This small placebo-controlled study showed that a particular PROBIOTIC, Lactobacillus plantarum TWK10, can improve EXERCISE PERFORMANCE.

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 next week so sign up quickly so you don’t miss out! Click on Subscribe on the database homepage.