Welcome to the Essential Fitness Online Store of quality nutrition and fitness products. The Essential Fitness product and program line has been recommended and used by numerous world class athletes, as well as thousands of health conscious clients of nutritionist and trainer’s trainer, David Spindel. David lost his battle with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in February 2013. To keep his legacy going his wife, Pam Spindel and daughter, Sarah Spindel are continuing his journey.
| I.F.B.B. Mr. Universe and Drug-Free for Life Athlete, Yohnnie Shambourger; “I have been using the Essential Fitness nutritional products, along with the professional guidance of Dave Spindel, for the past seven years. They were an essential part of my transition from a successful amateur bodybuilder to winning the Mr. Universe title and my Masters Olympia successes’.”
The Health meets Food curriculum is the world’s most comprehensive Culinary Medicine curriculum for physicians and allied health professionals. Find out more about our programming and the network of over 50 academic medical centers using our courseware, including medical schools, nursing schools, and residency programs. Our partners are leading the change in how healthcare professionals are trained so that they can have more meaningful conversations with their patients about food and health.
Here you can meet the leadership of the Culinary Medicine programs at sites across America, find out how your medical school or other program can get access to the Health meets Food courseware, and read about our research.
Upcoming CME Classes Across the Country
You can see a detailed schedule for our Continuing Medical Education classes and sign up at our CME page.
Health meets Food: The Culinary Medicine Conference 2020
June 4 – June 7, 2020 |
Dentistry is a specialty in medicine, which is practiced by a dentist. Dentists find out what’s wrong, fix, and help prevent problems with teeth. A dentist has other people that help him with their job. Dental hygienists help people keep their teeth clean. A dental assistant helps the dentist when they are treating a patient. Dental surgeons will perform surgery to fix large or dangerous problems with people’s teeth. There are also dentists called orthodontists, who can move people’s teeth using braces. Dental surgeons and orthodontists are called specialists.
- Dental public health – The study of dental epidemiology and social health.
- Endodontics – The study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the dental pulp.
- Oral pathology – The study, diagnosis, and sometimes the treatment of oral and maxillofacial related diseases.
- Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology – The study and radiologic interpretation of
The Global Health Expenditure Database (GHED) provides internationally comparable data on health spending for close to 190 countries from 2000 to 2017. The database is open access and supports the goal of Universal Health Coverage (UHC) by helping monitor the availability of resources for health and the extent to which they are used efficiently and equitably. This, in turn, helps ensure health services are available and affordable when people need them. In particular, the data published here contributes to a better understanding of:
- How much do different countries spend on health?
- How much do different actors such as government, insurance companies, households and donors contribute?
- What are the financing arrangements to pay for health?
- How much money is spent on primary health care (PHC)?
- How much money is spent on different diseases and programmes such as immunization?
- How much money is spent