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.

    January Highlights

    • Lunch & Learn: Atrial Fibrillation, Monday, January 11, Noon to 1:30 pm. Mark your calendar.
    • Delicious Soups, Monday, January 11, 5 to 6:30 pm. Mark your calendar.
    • Aging in America, Thursday, January 14, Noon. Mark your calendar.
    • Meet Our Orthopaedic Surgeons, Wednesday, January 27, 5:30 pm. Mark your calendar.

    Financial Health 

    Advance Directives  
    Learn how advance directives, such as living will and health care power of attorney, can ensure your wishes will be met. Have documents notarized free of charge. Pre-registration required. Register now.

    Thyroid Problems 

    Fatigue and Weight Gain: Is It My Thyroid?   
    It is estimated that as many as 59 million Americans have a thyroid problem. Join Wake Forest Baptist Health endocrinologist Dr. Brittany Henderson to learn more about symptoms and treatment of thyroid problems. Register now.

    Fitness Classes

    Resistance Bands   
    Friday, December 11, 5:15 to 6:15 pm. Register now.

    Saturday, December 12, 9 to 10 am. Register now.

    Calorie Crusher
    Friday, December 18, Noon to 1 pm. Register now.

     View all classes in December 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. 

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    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.

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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.