BestHealthSM, the community wellness outreach program of Wake Forest Baptist Health, offers health seminars, screenings and events to help you live a healthier life and stay on top of the latest advances in medicine. Classes are held at various locations in the community.
View our list of seminars, screenings and cooking classes.
- Estate Planning for Families, Wednesday, June 3, 2 pm. Mark your calendar.
- Smart Snacking, Thursday, June 4, 4 pm. Mark your calendar.
- Bunions & Hammertoes, Wednesday, June 10, 11 am. Mark your calendar.
- Lunch & Learn: Stroke Awareness and Prevention,Thursday, June 11, Noon - 1:30 pm. Mark your calendar.
- Boot Camp Fitness, Saturday, June 27, 9 am. Mark your calendar.
Healthy Balance: One Bite at a Time
Join Wake Forest Baptist Health Essential Program coordinator and registered dietitian Annette Frain as she discusses ways to balance weight and nutrition. Register now.
Hip and Knee Replacement
Wake Forest Baptist Health orthopaedic surgeon Dr. John Shields describes medical treatments for damaged hips and knees, including hip replacement, which allows preservation of more bone mass. Register now.
Laser Cataract Surgery
Wake Forest Baptist Health ophthalmologist Dr. Keith Walter discusses LASIK and advanced cataract surgery. Hear about the specific vision problems corrected by these procedures, the characteristics of qualified patients, and the risks and benefits of surgery. Register now.
Babysitting Training Course
Safe Sitter Basic
Taught by certified Safe Sitter instructors, this nationally recognized program teaches 11 - to 13 - year olds how to be safe, nurturing babysitters. Students learn safety precautions, basic first aid, how to care for a child who is choking and more, then take a final exam to earn a completion card. Cost: $45 per student for the one-day class that includes a Safe Sitter manual and babysitter kit. Make checks payable to BestHealth. Students should bring a healthy bag lunch; drinks will be provided. Register now.
View all classes in May and register now.
The Brenner FIT program at Brenner Children's Hospital is a comprehensive pediatric weight management program for children and their families. BestHealth is pleased to include Brenner FIT classes in our monthly offerings.
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