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NICE APPOINTMENT

NICE APPOINTMENT

Peter Dixon, Former BCA President and current President of the Royal College of Chiropractors, has been appointed as a Fellow of the UK’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). NICE is an independent, Government-sponsored organisation that aims to improve outcomes for users of NHS and public health and social care services by producing […]

We are hiring

We are hiring

We are now looking for a Chief Executive Officer to build on our success and enable the Association to deliver its strategy. You will be taking on this role at an exciting time for the BCA as we launch our next 3-year strategy. The themes of this strategy are to champion and develop the chiropractic […]

New Year Resolutions?

New Year Resolutions?

Has the festive period taken its toll and you are starting 2019 determined to be fitter and healthier? January often sees a surge in gym membership with people wanting to loose some unwanted weight or fulfilling a new year resolution to live a healthier lifestyle. It’s great to want to get moving so here is […]

Happy Christmas

Happy Christmas

With just a week to Christmas, the final preparations are underway and we are all busy trying to remember what we still need to do. The British Chiropractic Association has some fantastic last minute advice to help you navigate through the Christmas period. Last minute shopping: If you plan to bag some last minute bargains […]

Join the BCA

Join the BCA

We have a very special offer for chiropractors. If you join the BCA between now and 31st January 2019, you will receive three months free membership for 2019*! The membership period runs from 1st January to 31st December each year. For practising BCA membership categories there are several tiers of cost, depending on your year […]

A new Chiropractic course based in Teesside University

A new Chiropractic course based in Teesside University

Teesside University and the Society for Promoting Chiropractic Education (SPCE) are delighted to announce the start of a new chiropractic course. Subject to regulatory clearances, the course will begin in Autumn 2019. This is a major development as it is the first chiropractic course in the North East of the country and will continue to […]

World Spine Day

World Spine Day

World Spine Day stresses importance of self-help for back pain Tuesday, October 16 marks the annual World Spine Day. Organised by the World Federation of Chiropractic on behalf of the Global Alliance for Musculoskeletal Health, World Spine Day highlights the global burden of spinal pain and disability. This year’s theme, Love Your Spine, emphasises the […]

Back pain experienced more frequently in the UK

Back pain experienced more frequently in the UK

More people in the UK  are experiencing back or neck pain each week than they were five years ago according to new research just released from the British Chiropractic Association (BCA). The consumer research, which looked at trends from the past five years, revealed the number of people experiencing back or neck pain on a […]

Back to School

Back to School

Children are back for a new school year soon and the British Chiropractic Association (BCA) is encouraging parents across the country to check their children’s posture, as well as the design and contents of their school bag to help prevent school children suffering from back and neck pain. When it’s time to get the kids […]

World Breastfeeding Week

World Breastfeeding Week

This year’s World Breastfeeding Week will run from 1st – 7th August, aiming to raise awareness of the links between good nutrition, food security, poverty reduction and breastfeeding as well as to galvanise action to increase breastfeeding rates worldwide. Breastfeeding is supported and promoted by the World Health Organisation and UNICEF, as well as national […]