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.

    July Highlights

    • Community Coffee Walk, Wednesdays in July, 8:30 am and 6 pm. Mark your calendar.
    • Healthy Cookout Favorites, Saturday, July 9, 1 to 2:30 pm. Mark your calendar.
    • Oh. My Hips and Knees!. Monday, July 11, 6 pm. Mark your calendar.
    • Vampire Procedure: Facial Care, Wednesday, July 20, Noon. Mark your calendar.

    Community Walks

    Community Coffee Walk    
    Looking to be more active? Have been inactive or have diabetes, high blood pressure or other risk factors for heart disease, join us for a series of walks. Each walk we'll increase the distance some. Complete all four walks for the month and receive a coupon for free coffee at Chick-fil-A, a T-shirt and $20 gift card to New Balance. Pre-registration required; call 336-893-7908 or register at www.nbwinstonsalem.com. 

    Joint Pain

    Oh. My Hips and Knees!
    Wake Forest Baptist Health orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Maxwell Langfitt describes modern medical treatments for damaged hips and knees. He also discusses hip replacement, which allows for preservation of more bone mass. Register now.

    Youth Sports: Things You Need to Know

    Concussions in Youth Sports
    Are your children or grandchildren involved in sports? Join Wake Forest Baptist Health sports medicine physician Dr. Christopher Miles to learn more about prevention in concussions for youth sports. Register now. 

    View all classes in May / June 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.

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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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    Merchant 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.