BestHealth

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. 

Community Event

  • Tanglewood Heart & Stroke Walk, Saturday, October 18
    Wake Forest Baptist Health is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the 2014 Tanglewood Heart and Stroke Walk at Tanglewood Park in Clemmons. We encourage you to participate by joining the BestHealth team. Join and donate today.

October Highlights

  • Assess Your Cancer Risks, Friday, October 10, 5:30 pm. Register now.
  • Worried About Puncture Wounds?, Thursday, October 16, 1 pm. Register now.
  • Gluten-free Diets: When Is It Appropriate?, Friday, October 17, 3 pm. Register now.

Cancer Prevention

Join Wake Forest Baptist Health oncologist Dr. Jimmy Ruiz to learn more about assessing your risks for cancer and treatment options. Register now.

Cancer Prevention Seminar: Friday, October 24, 11 am. Register now.
Join Wake Forest Baptist Health oncologist Dr. Angela Alistar to learn more about regular screening tests to help prevent colon cancer. 

Urgent Care

Join Wake Forest Baptist Health Dr. James Guerrini, medical director of Urgent Care, to learn more about causes of and treatments for puncture wounds. Register now.

Diets: When Is It Appropriate?

According to research, a significant demand has developed for gluten-free food in the US whether it is needed or not. This increase comes from 1.6 million Americans who have decided to start eating gluten-free without a diagnosis. Join Wake Forest Baptist Health pediatric gastroenterologist Dr. Anca Safta to learn more about celiac disease and gluten-free diets. Register now.

 View all classes in October and register now.

Brenner FIT

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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BestHealth Resources

Heart Health Profiler ›

Complete this quick health survey to discover important information about your cardiovascular health.

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Stroke Risk Profiler ›

Complete this quick health survey to discover important information about your stroke risk.

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Health Calculators ›

What is your target heart rate? How many carbs should you have in a day? Is stress affecting your health?

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Healthy Discounts ›

Quick guide to the merchants in the Winston-Salem area who offer discounts to BestHealth members.

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BestHealth monthly newsletter ›

PDF file of the monthly BestHealth newsletter.

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Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.