Food Facts

 

Our Food Fact Sheets are written by dietitians to help you learn the best ways to eat and drink to keep your body fit and healthy.

 

 

The BDA Food Facts sheets are free for you to read, download and print for your own reference. They must not be copied to other websites: please link to this site to ensure your readers see the latest version.

 

What is a dietitian?

Dietitians are qualified and regulated health professionals that assess, diagnose and treat dietary and nutritional problems at an individual and wider public-health level.

What do dietitians do?

Latest news

BDA suspends industrial action ballot in Northern Ireland

Following a critical meeting with the newly appointed Northern Ireland Health Minister on 15 January, the BDA has taken the decision to suspend our industrial action ballot.

New Honorary President

The BDA are delighted to welcome Dr Giles Yeo, Principal Research Associate at University of Cambridge Institute of Metabolic Science, as our new Honorary President.

Celeb diets to avoid 2020

BDA spokespeople deal with hundreds of requests relating to food and nutrition from the media each year, as well as working with many more patients and clients who ask them about the latest celebrity or social media diet trend.

Eat well, spend less

It is a myth that eating healthily needs to be expensive. This food fact sheet will give you some ideas to help you eat well and spend less.

 

BDA CPD training

The BDA provides quality assured education and continuing professional development programmes.

 

We host a range of training and educational courses for our members and other members of the dietetics workforce via the BDA Classroom and Learning Zone.