• About
  • Infant Nutrition
  • Medical Foods
  • Parenteral Nutrition
  • Gluten-free Foods

BSNA is the voice of the specialist nutrition industry in the UK

Latest News

The Innovation and Regulation of Formula Milks

Over the past year, there has been an increasing focus on the regulatory environment of…

New Public Health England survey: Perceived barriers to breastfeeding

A mother will always want the best for her new born baby and when it…

Myth-busting gluten-free facts from Coeliac UK

Coeliac UK have written 5 myth-busting facts about gluten-free foods.…

Kevan Jones MP calls for rethink on NHS gluten-free prescription withdrawal proposals

Kevan Jones MP is calling for the Government to maintain gluten free foods on prescriptions…

Gluten free prescribing in the news today - BSNA statement

Today Simon Stevens, Chief Executive of NHS England, has announced there will be a review…

Best practice for the provision of nutrition supply services including feeds, pumps, consumables, home delivery and associated support services

Tendering for nutrition supply services can be considered a complex and significant undertaking, involving collaboration…

Elderly Care Homes: Hydration and Malnutrition

Good nutrition is important all through life, but never more so than in old age…

Losing weight in old age is 'not normal' and should be seen as an alarm bell

The Telegraph has published an article titled 'Losing weight in old age is 'not normal'…

IFST Conference: Goodbye PARNUTS, hello FSG

On 1 March 2017 the Institute of Food Science and Technology (IFST) held a conference…

Food and drink supply chain calls for early agreement on future UK trade with Ireland

An open letter to the UK Government on future trading with the Republic of Ireland…

Latest Blog

Nutrition and Hydration Week 2017

BSNA supports high quality, safe nutrition and hydration for all patients and welcomes Nutrition and…

European Swallowing Awareness Day 2017

The second European Swallowing Awareness Day is on Monday 6 March 2017, and is all…

Feeding Tube Awareness Week 2017

The 7th Annual Feeding Tube Awareness Week is 6-10 February 2017…

BAPEN 2016

BSNA exhibited at the BAPEN 2016 Annual Conference!…

BAPEN 2016

BSNA is excited to be exhibiting at the Annual BAPEN Conference on 8 and …

We represent the following companies

The expenditure of disease-related malnutrition is estimated at £19.6bn/yr in England

29.3% of infants born in England are exclusively breastfed at 6-8 weeks

Coeliac disease affects 1 in 100 people

Parenteral nutrition is used by patients for a total of 1.2mn days/yr