Fact Sheets and Articles

Fact Sheets and Articles

SCAN offers fact sheets for client education, marketing needs, and guidance on practice issues. Fact sheets are available to SCAN members at no cost and to non-members at a small fee. Fact Sheets and articles are categorized below by SCAN's primary focus areas.  Take advantage of these fact sheets to assist you in your practice.

Fact sheets are FREE to members and $3.95 each to non-members. Please note that, once purchased*, the Fact Sheets may be downloaded, printed and copied for education purposes only. Reproduction for sales purposes is not authorized.

*Fact sheets are non-refundable.

Cardiovascular Health

Cardiovascular Health is dedicated to promoting evidence-based nutrition practices in the Cardiovascular arena. CV members are experts in providing nutrition counseling and guidance in active lifestyles that are consistent with the science for achieving risk reduction from chronic disease, proactive health maintenance and optimal nutrient intake for a healthy lifestyle.


Sports Nutrition

Sports Dietetics-USA is dedicated to promoting nutrition practices that enhance lifelong health, fitness, and sports performance; and advancing the vocation of sports dietetics. Sports Dietetics-USA members are the source of sports nutrition information and services, empowering individuals to achieve optimal health and performance. The Fact Sheets are created by SCAN Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDNs) and provide timely, accurate, applied information and guidance.




Disordered Eating & Eating Disorder

DEED is dedicated to promoting nutrition practices that aid in the prevention of harmful eating behaviors, the promotion of recovery from disordered eating and eating disorders, and the development of lifelong healthful attitudes and behaviors related to food, body weight and physical activity. DEED members have a wealth of clinical experience in medical nutrition therapy and serve as a source of science-based information for other allied health professionals, other DEED members, and those we serve.



Authors & Editors

Selena Baker, MS, RDN, LD Elizabeth Abbey, PhD, RDN, CDN
Christie Achenbach MS, RD, CSSD, CSCS Carla Cox, PhD, RD, CSSD, CDE
Shawn Dolan, PhD, RD, CSSD Lisa Heaton, MS, RD, CSSD
Danielle Perry MS, RD, LD

Arielle "Dani" Lebovitz, MS, RDN, CSSD, CDE

Judith Haudum, MSc, MMag Danielle LaFata, MA, RD, CSSD
Niki Strealy, RDN, LD Jen Ketterly, MS, RD, CSSD, LD
Lisa Heaton, MS, RD, CSSD Lynn Kam, PhD, MA, MBA, RDN, LD
Justin Robinson, MA, RD, CSSD, CSCS, FAFS Shawn Heuglin, PhD, RD, CSSD
Kristi Spence, MS, RD, CSSD Enette Larson-Meyer, PhD, RD, LD, CSSD, FACSM
Jennifer Doane, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN, ATC Tanya Halliday, PhD, RD
Lauren Mitchell, MS, RD  Zach Bennett, MS, RD, LD
Travis Thomas, PhD, RDN, CSSD, LD
Kelly Pritchett, PhD, RD, CSSD, LN Lauren Kort, MS, RD
Selena Baker, MS, RDN, LD

Arielle "Dani" Lebovitz, MS, RDN, CSSD, CDE