Nutrition science

 

Nutrients

This section is for people who want to find out about the science of nutrients and what they do in the body. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail on nutrition science.


 

Energy and energy balance

This section is for people who want to find out about the science of energy and energy balance. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail on nutrition science.


 

Nutrition through life

This section is for people who want to find out about the science of nutrition through life and how this affects health. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail on nutrition science.


 

Risk of disease

This section is for people who want to find out about the science behind nutrition and risk of disease. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail on nutrition science.


 

Food and labelling facts

This section is for people who want to find out food labeling and how this is regulated. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail on nutrition science.


 

Food allergy and intolerance

This section is for people who want to find out about the science behind food allergy and intolerance. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail on nutrition science.


 

Probiotics and health

This section is for people who want to find out about the science of probiotics and health. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail on nutrition science.


 

Nanotechnology

This section is for people who want to find out about the science of nanotechnology. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail on nutrition science.


 

Sweeteners

This section is for people who want to find out about the science of low calorie sweeteners. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail on nutrition science.


 

Healthy, sustainable diets

This section is for people who want to find out about healthy, sustainable diets. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail on the science in this area.


 

Careers

Within this section you will find various information on the different career paths you can take in nutrition & dietetics.


 

Behaviour change

This section is for people who want to find out about the science of behaviour change in relation to diet and lifestyle. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail in this area.


 

BNF 45th anniversary

This section provides details on the development of the Foundation's nutrition science programme from the time it was set up in 1967 to the 45th anniversary in 2012.


 

Fish in the diet

This section is for people who want to find out about the current evidence around consumption of fish and health. It summarises a scientific review on this area published by the Foundation in June 2013. It will be helpful for those studying or working in the field of nutrition and health and also those who would like more detail on nutrition science.


 

BNF Allergy Awareness Challenge #5

In women who are not breastfeeding, can the type of formula given impact on allergy risk? Evidence – high, medium or low?