Rugby World Cup: preparing for the final

Rugby World Cup: preparing for the final

How an elite team prepares for the match of all matches With the Rugby World Cup final just days away, Ulrik Sandstrøm, Team Chiropractor at Leicester Tigers Rugby Club and member of the British Chiropractic Association, shares his insight on how England might be preparing for the big day… “What a lot of people don’t […]

Shortlist announced for BCA Awards 2019

Shortlist announced for BCA Awards 2019

A final 12 have been shortlisted for the 2019 BCA Awards, following a fantastic number of nominations across the four categories. The BCA Awards recognise those who make a difference to the chiropractic profession in their communities and those who are working in this way to promote the profession. Members were invited to nominate individuals […]

BCA members support Vendée Globe competitor

BCA members support Vendée Globe competitor

BCA Members Linn Erixon-Sahlstrom and Shelley Davies are proud to be supporting the world-class endurance athlete and pro ocean racer, Pip Hare, as she takes on the Vendée Globe 2020 challenge. Poole-based Pip is currently preparing for the Vendée Globe around-the-world race, which is undoubtedly one of the toughest sporting challenges out there, often referred to as ‘the […]

Promoting Professionalism, Reforming Regulation

Dear BCA Members, In January 2018, the British Chiropractic Association together with the European Chiropractors Union responded to the UK and Devolved Governments consultation on ‘Promoting Professionalism, Reforming Regulation’. This consultation sought views on what needed to be done to protect the public whilst supporting the development of the regulated healthcare workforce. This consultation was […]

Nominations now open for BCA Awards 2019

Nominations now open for BCA Awards 2019

  Nominations are open for the BCA Awards, which are back for 2019, celebrating those members who are making exceptional contributions to our profession. Now in their second year, the awards are an opportunity to showcase the wealth of talent within our Association, building on the respected ‘Chiropractor of the Year’ and ‘President’s Award’ that […]

New chiropractic programme in development

New chiropractic programme in development

The University of Central Lancashire has released a statement, outlining their intention to offer a Chiropractic programme, they said: “The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is working alongside the Society for Promoting Chiropractic Education (SPCE) to develop a new Integrated Chiropractic Masters degree programme. At this stage, the proposed programme is in development and subject […]

Man with back pain

VW Reveals UK’S £21 Billion ‘Builder’s Back’ Bill

•    Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles reveals 70% of van drivers suffer from back pain •    Van drivers take an average of three weeks off work a year due to ‘Builder’s Back’ •    Downtime caused by bad backs costs UK economy an estimated £21 billion per year* •    Brand partners with British Chiropractic Association (BCA) to reveal […]