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The British Association for Nutrition and Lifestyle Medicine (BANT) is a professional body for Registered Nutrition Practitioners. 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 Nutrition Practitioners. 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.

See how BANT Nutrition Practitioners can help individuals to achieve improved wellbeing through nutrition and lifestyle recommendations here.

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 Registered Nutrition Practitioners and healthcare professionals to further personalise the recommendations to their clients and patients.

Latest News

Nutrition Evidence Database – Enhanced Study – A berry smoothie a day…
25 February 2020

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… Read More >


Nutrition Evidence Database – Multiple Sclerosis – Low-Fat or Paleo?
11 February 2020

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… Read More >


Nutrition Evidence Database – Poor Diet is the New Smoking!
4 February 2020

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… Read More >


Nutrition Evidence Database – Enhanced Paper – Fasting to Help your Liver
28 January 2020

FASTING for six or more days was shown to significantly improve non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in a prospective observational study of almost 700 patients. This study has been BANT enhanced on the NUTRITION EVIDENCE database to provide a full… Read More >


Nutrition Evidence Database – Enhanced Study – Cancer, fasting and autophagy
21 January 2020

INTERMITTENT FASTING appears to be beneficial as an adjunct to chemotherapy treatment in CANCER patients, and may work via AUTOPHAGY, a cellular clear up mechanism. This study has been BANT enhanced on the NUTRITION EVIDENCE database to provide a full… Read More >


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