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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 : Protein Levels, Weight Loss and Waist Circumference
14 February 2019

How much protein should you eat as part of a weight loss strategy? A small scientific study finds that the PROTEIN levels in a dietary weight loss plan did NOT affect WAIST CIRCUMFERENCE.  Study authors call for INDIVIDULAISED macronutrient intakes for successful… Read More >


Nutrition Evidence Database – Protein Portions as Part of Weight-Loss Strategy
7 February 2019

How much protein should you eat as part of a weight loss strategy? A small scientific study finds that the PROTEIN levels in a dietary weight loss plan did NOT affect WAIST CIRCUMFERENCE.  Study authors call for INDIVIDUALISED macronutrient intakes for… Read More >


Nutrition Evidence Database Alert – Nutrition and Neurodevelopment
31 January 2019

Did you know that you can get a lot more out of Nutrition Evidence? Really? How? By registering your details and opening a free account. It literally takes 30 seconds and it will give you access to some great upcoming features. Register here: … Read More >


Nutrition Evidence – Do Nutrition Labels Influence Healthier Food Purchases?
29 January 2019

Do NUTRITION LABELS influence HEALTHIER FOOD purchases?  A new analysis of food label viewing behaviour shows that consumers look at around 1/5 of purchased products labels, focusing mainly on convenience foods, breads and oils. The study has been BANT enhanced… Read More >


Nutrition Evidence – Very Low Energy Diets Found Acceptable in Motivated Type 2 Diabetes Patients
22 January 2019

Very LOW-ENERGY diets leading to significant weight loss are found to be acceptable and feasible in motivated patients with Type 2 DIABETES, a new small study finds. The study has been BANT enhanced on the NUTRITION EVIDENCE database to provide… Read More >


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