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.

    November Highlights

    • Community Walk, Wednesdays in November, 8:30 am. Mark your calendar.
    • Quick & Healthier Meals for Busy Families, Friday, November 4, 5 to 6:30 pm. Mark your calendar.
    • Exercise: The Effects on Your Knees, Friday, November 18, Noon. Mark your calendar.
    • Love Your Holiday Leftovers, Saturday, November 19, 1 to 2:30 pm. Mark your calendar.

    October is Awareness Month 

    Breast Cancer Awareness     
    Join Wake Forest Baptist Health oncologist Dr. Marissa McNatt to learn what you need to know about breast cancer, its signs, symptoms and breast cancer risk. Register now.

    Be a Healthier Version of You

    Healthy Lungs, Healthy You    
    Join Wake Forest Baptist Health Comprehensive Cancer Center, John Brice, MPH, MEd to learn more about lung health and smoking cessation. Register now.

    How to Start a Training Program    
    Want motivation to get moving? Learn the best approach to training for a 5K - how to safely increase mileage, how many days a week to train, and what pace to run. A successful race day is only weeks away. Join exercise specialist Erin Key to learn more. Register now.

    Ways to Improve Your Steps    
    Discover easy ways to improve your overall fitness, as well as outlets to meet others with similar goals! Get information on local training programs for walks, beginner run and triathlon, as well as the free New Balance Community Walk. Join Fleet Feet specialist Erin Key to learn more. Register now.

     View all classes in September and October and register now.

    If you are looking for a Lexington Medical Center event please visit the community health and wellness calendar.

    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. 

    BestHealth is offered in partnership with   logo_Medcost 2014_BH Website


    BestHealth Resources

    Heart Health Profiler ›

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


    Stroke Risk Profiler ›

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


    Health Calculators ›

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


    Merchant Discounts ›

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


    BestHealth monthly newsletter ›

    PDF file of the monthly BestHealth newsletter.

    Comprehensive Cancer Centers National Designation is RenewedMagnet Hospital RecognitionConsumer Choice2015 Best DoctorsJoint Commission Report

    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.