Don't let back pain get between you and your summer staycation

Don’t let back pain get between you and your summer staycation

Summer holidays are one of the highlights of the year but as life under lockdown continues to evolve, it’s likely that many of us will be staying closer to home and enjoying some time away in the UK. Travelling long distances in the car, taking on new outdoor activities or sleeping in a new bed […]

BCA updates advice to members in Wales

BCA updates advice to members in Wales

BCA members in Wales should prepare to move to ‘Telehealth considered. Risk assessed face-to-face consultations for all cases including routine/maintenance cases’ with effect from 22nd June. The Welsh Government has introduced a number of Amber measures with effect from 22 June, which correspond with this trigger point for BCA advice. Read our patient and public information

BCA updates advice to members in Scotland

BCA updates advice to members in Scotland

BCA members in Scotland should prepare to move to ‘Telehealth considered. Risk assessed face-to-face consultations for urgent cases only’ with effect from Monday 22 June. The Scottish Government has introduced a number of Phase 2 measures with effect from 22 June, which correspond with this trigger point for BCA advice. Read our patient and public information

An open letter to chiropractic students & graduates: information regarding COVID-19

An open letter to chiropractic students & graduates: information regarding COVID-19

Dear students and graduates of 2020,  I find myself writing to you at a very strange time and thinking about how your student and graduate experiences will be impacted by COVID-19. First and foremost, I send my very best wishes to all of you and hope that you are well at this time. If there […]

Joint Statement from the Chiropractic Profession

Dear colleague, It has come to our attention that some chiropractors are claiming or implying in published material that spinal adjustment and/or manipulation may protect patients from contracting COVID-19, boosting the immune system or aiding recovery. The BCA has worked closely with the other associations and Royal College of Chiropractors to establish a clear message […]

Wuhan novel coronavirus (WN-CoV)

As you will be aware from national news coverage, two Wuhan novel coronavirus cases have now been confirmed in the UK. Please ensure that you read the advice for Primary Care and if you have any concerns regarding a patient, you should advise them not to attend your clinic and to consult the information for the public. This is […]

A note from your CEO regarding Croner

A note from your CEO regarding Croner

Dear Members, I just wanted to let you know that we are ending our relationship with Croner which has hitherto been providing an advice line as part of our support structure for you. As you may have read in earlier messages, Croner up-sold further specialist services to some of our members and this led to […]

Technology found to be the biggest growing cause of back pain in the UK

Technology found to be the biggest growing cause of back pain in the UK

British Chiropractic Association (BCA) reveals increase in clients seeking treatment for back pain caused by sedentary lifestyles This Back Care Awareness Week (7th-11th October), the BCA is encouraging people in the UK to get moving, after finding over 70% of chiropractors have treated patients with injuries linked to sedentary lifestyle habits, such as screen time […]