The following is a growing collection of links that are useful to learn more about certain nutritional topics, organisations that govern how therapists practice to ensure your safety and also how the interconnected ecology of our bodies relates to the rest of the world.
Regulatory and Educational Bodies
The Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council was established by the UK government to protect the public and works closely with BANT – www.cnhc.org.uk
The British Association of Nutritionists and Nutritional Therapists is a regulatory body that holds therapists accountable to a strict standard of practice – www.bant.org.uk
The Institute for Orthomolecular Nutrition is a body that supports practitioners and raises the standards of practice in the Netherlands – www.mbog.nl
Functional medicine is the type of nutrition practiced here at EatLiveLovefood and you can read more about it here – www.functionalmedicine.org
The Institute of Optimum Nutrition is a UK based school for nutrition with an intensive, holistic and science-based standard of education – www.ion.ac.uk
Health Related Societies and Charities
Thinking about how Food Affects the Bigger Picture
http://www.storyofstuff.com/ – watch this 20 min video to see how our consumption has an effect on the world we live in
http://www.youtube.com/ – watch this 1hr, 33min video, with beautiful footage, by Yann Arthrus-Bertrand on carbon offsetting.