The BCA hosts the first Westminster chiropractic roundtable discussion in 30 years

The BCA hosts the first Westminster chiropractic roundtable discussion in 30 years

On Tuesday 23 April, for the first time in 30 years, the BCA hosted a roundtable discussion at Westminster, chaired by BCA President, Tim Button. The roundtable was kindly sponsored by Alex Sobel MP, with the purpose of progressing the BCA’s Vision for chiropractic to be integral to UK healthcare and exploring how chiropractors can […]

Chiropractic Awareness Week 2024: 22-28 April

Chiropractic Awareness Week 2024: 22-28 April

Chiropractic Awareness Week (CAW) 2024 starts today and this year, we are raising awareness and speaking up for our profession, to build understanding and recognition about the value and expertise that chiropractors bring to their local communities. CAW is a celebration of everything chiropractors do as healthcare professionals; how they treat and care for people, […]

Local MP lends support to chiropractors in Romsey

Local MP lends support to chiropractors in Romsey

On Thursday, 11 April, the Rt Hon Caroline Nokes, MP for Romsey and Southampton North met with representatives of the British Chiropractic Association (BCA) at a local chiropractic clinic. Ms Nokes, accompanied by the BCA, met with Alex Dimopoulos, a registered BCA chiropractor at Romsey Chiropractic Clinic on Abbey Walk. Together, they delved into the […]

Chiropractic Awareness Week 2024

Chiropractic Awareness Week 2024

A special message from BCA President, Tim Button This year’s Chiropractic Awareness Week (CAW) (22-28 April) feels extra special, as it’s my first as your President. It’s a moment in the calendar I always look forward to, and we’ve been working hard to make this annual moment something truly meaningful and tangible. We started by […]

The British Chiropractic Association supporting a new major campaign, calling for universal access to patient rehabilitation

The British Chiropractic Association supporting a new major campaign, calling for universal access to patient rehabilitation

A major new campaign launched on 19 February, calling for an end to the postcode lottery for NHS rehabilitation services that help people recover from the likes of car crashes, cancer or strokes. The UK’s largest and longest-standing membership body for chiropractors joins forces with over 30 healthcare organisations and former Top Gear presenter and […]

The World Health Organisation endorses evidence-informed, people-centred, integrated approach to MSK healthcare

The World Health Organisation endorses evidence-informed, people-centred, integrated approach to MSK healthcare

We are pleased to bring you some huge news for the chiropractic profession and the wider MSK community. Yesterday, the World Health Organisation (WHO) launched its new Guideline for the Non-Surgical Management of Chronic Primary Low Back Pain in Adults in Primary and Community Care Settings, which provides evidence-informed recommendations on non-surgical interventions for chronic […]

Men’s Health Month: The British Chiropractic Association Reveals New Research Findings About Men Suffering with Back Pain   

Men’s Health Month: The British Chiropractic Association Reveals New Research Findings About Men Suffering with Back Pain  

Our recent report in partnership with One Poll, explored the impacts of musculoskeletal (MSK) issues facing the UK public and found that over half of men in the UK (51%) have avoided consulting their GP for issues related to back and joint pain. As part of Men’s Health Month, we are empowering men around the […]

BCA rugby health expert reveals top injures this Rugby World Cup

BCA rugby health expert reveals top injures this Rugby World Cup

Ulrik Sandstrøm, chiropractor and Board Member of the British Chiropractic Association, has been involved in elite level sports chiropractic for over two decades and is passionate about delivering the highest quality care to athletes by working within integrated medical teams. As chiropractor to Leicester Tigers Rugby and chiropractic consultant to England Rugby, he has worked […]

BCA President, Catherine Quinn, taking part in this year's Versorium Multidisciplinary Conference

BCA President, Catherine Quinn, taking part in this year’s Versorium Multidisciplinary Conference

Versorium 2023 will take place on 18 August at the Hilton Brighton Metropole. The symposium is a unique, multidisciplinary scientific conference and exhibition, which will bring together experts in spinal conditions and treatment from across all care disciplines and around the world, to expand knowledge, collaboration and promote networking. The focus of the conference is […]

Important update on the use of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections

Important update on the use of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections

Following an announcement from the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (CSP) yesterday, 8 June, relating to a direction from the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), the BCA is instructing all chiropractors involved in providing PRP therapy to patients, to cease doing so with immediate effect, after its classification as an unlicensed human medicine in […]