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.

    Coming Soon

    FREE Wellness Challenge 
    April 6 - May 15
    Want to take a proactive role in your health and wellness? Then join the 2015 BestHealth Wellness Challenge! The goal of the challenge is to turn simple lifestyle changes into lifelong, healthy habits. During the 6-week challenge, you will have the chance to participate in a variety of wellness events. These events include - healthy cooking classes, walking local trails, health screenings and fitness classes. Before participating in any exercise program, please consult your physician. To participate you must provide an email address to receive ongoing communication and updates. For signing up, you will receive a wellness packet along with weekly emails with a tip or motivation to keep you on track. The winner of the challenge will receive a large gift package from participating BestHealth merchants.  Pre-registration required. Sign up now.

    May Highlights

    • Don't Sweat the Small Stuff, Wednesday, May 6, 2 pm. Mark your calendar.
    • Heart Health: Atrial Fibrillation, Monday, May 11 4:30 pm. Mark your calendar.
    • Healthy Balance, Tuesday, May 12, 3 pm. Mark your calendar.
    • Safe Sitter Basic, Saturday, May 30, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Mark your calendar.

    Bladder Health 

    Help for a Leaky Bladder
    Urinary incontinence affects women and men of all ages. More than 80 percent of cases can be helped or cured. Learn more including the latest treatment from Wake Forest Baptist Health urologist Dr. Gopal Badlani. Register now.

    Epilepsy 

    Seizures in Children: Epilepsy 
    Join Wake Forest Baptist Health pediatric neurologist Dr. Monideep Dutt to learn more about identifying febrile verses afebrile seizures. Discover how to identify common seizure syndromes seen in children and learn about seizure precautions. Register now.

    Facts about Peripheral Arterial Disease (P.A.D.)

    Stay in Circulation 
    Join Wake Forest Baptist Health vascular and endovascular surgeon Dr. Gabriela Velazquez for discovering the risk factors of peripheral arterial disease (PAD), how to recognize and diagnose it, and treatment options. Register now.

     View all classes in April 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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    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.