Show Your Heart Some Love
Olivia Gilbert, MD is the featured guest on this BestHealth Podcast episode to discuss heart failure. She talks about symptoms and common non-surgical and surgical treatment options to help patients get back on pace.
Responding to Tragedy and Offering Hope
Chaplain Glenn Davis, Director of the First Responder Chaplaincy Program in the FaithHealth Division, has an honest and hopeful discussion regarding the often times difficult topic of tragedy and trauma.
Dr. Michael Shapiro is our featured guest on the BestHealth Podcast to discuss Preventive Cardiology. Do you know what that is? Listen to this episode to learn about the comprehensive and team approach to help keep the (heart)beats going and as healthy as possible.
The Hands Have It
Dr. Kate Butler visits with BestHealth to discuss prominent hand conditions and the latest treatments to help get patients back doing what they love.
Vascular System Health
Dr. Kevin Chang , one of Wake Forest Baptist’s Vascular Surgeons, talks to BestHealth about some common issues people see with the vascular system and how crucial it is to the overall health of your body. He also chats about how to help keep your cardiovascular system moving as strong as possible.
The Concussion Update
Concussions affect more than just football players; it can affect all of us. Dr. Heath Thornton visits with BestHealth to share valuable information about the latest in concussion treatment and prevention.
Car Seat Safety
Our Brenner Children’s Child Injury Prevention Coordinator, Luly Beckles, returns to the BestHealth podcast; this time we chat about the importance of car seat safety for kids of all ages.
Employee Health and Wellness
Katie Reichert, Nurse Practitioner at the Occupational Medicine- Winston East office, visits with BestHealth to talk about the newly opened clinic and how BestHealth for Business is helping keep local employees healthy productive in the local workforce.
Immunizations for Children
Dr. Paschal Stewart joins the BestHealth podcast to talk about the latest information and popular questions surrounding immunization care for your child.
Will I Ever Sleep Again?
Sleep can seem to be this elusive thing for both baby and parents. Dr. Mary Armentrout answers your questions about best practices for sleeping for parents and baby.
Are You and Your Family Ready for Fall Sports and Activities?
Dr. Brian Vierling discusses the latest information on families being prepared and ready to go for fall sports/activities, including conditioning ahead of activity and helping you get back to play if someone in your family does sustain an injury.
Lactation and Breast Feeding Tips and Benefits
Both you and your baby benefit from breastfeeding but it can be hard work. Here you'll learn how to breastfeed your baby and get expert breastfeeding tips. You'll also learn about breast milk, Breast Pumping, and when it's time to start weaning. Erin Moore, Lactation Consultant the Birth Center at Wake Forest Baptist Health discusses the ins and outs of lactation.
What Parents Might Expect If Your Child Is In the NICU
Dr. Cherrie Welch discusses the all-new Level IV NICU in the latest podcast episode. She talks about some of the reasons a baby might need to spend time in the NICU unit, including instances with premature babies. She also offers valuable insight for parents about the NICU and its services.
Common Foot and Ankle Conditions and Treatments with Dr. Dial
Dr. Dekarlos Dial visits with the BestHealth team for the latest podcast episode to chat about podiatry services and common foot & ankle conditions and treatments.
Weight Management Goals for 2020
Dr. Merritt Adams is the featured guest on this episode of the BestHealth Podcast. As part of the Comprehensive Weight Management Team here at Wake Forest Baptist Health discusses how people can accomplish their health, wellness and weight goals for 2020. Dr. Adams talks about the differences between medical weight management compared to other programs.
Pregnancy and Child Birth
Dr. Oona O’Neill stops by to discuss the opening of the new Birth Center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. She also talks about the importance of well checks and caring for mom throughout the entire pregnancy journey, from the three trimesters to childbirth to post-partum wellness.
Back-To-School Sports Medicine
Christopher Ina, Wake Forest Baptist Health’s Manager of Athletic Training talks with us about sports medicine and ways to get your kids geared up for school sports.
Healthy Summer Eating Options
With summertime comes vacations, holidays, the beach, family reunions and more. Registered Dietitians Jane Anderson and Katie Ward discuss some realistic healthy options during the summer and maintaining a good balance of nutrition while still enjoying fun in the sun.
Summer Safety with Luly Beckles
Luly Beckles, the Pediatric Injury Prevention Coordinator with Brenner Children’s Hospital talks with us about keeping our children safe during the summer months with outdoor activities, travel and swimming.
New Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Project
Lisa Marshall , Vice President and Chief Philanthropy Officer, and Dr. Alisa Starbuck, President of Brenner Children’s Hospital, discuss the new NICU project. When complete, this new NICU will feature 51 private suites to serve our smallest patients.
Common Adult Orthopaedic Injuries
Dr. Christopher Tuohy an Orthopaedic Surgeon at Wake Forest Baptist Health with specialty areas including shoulder and elbow surgery and nerve and tendon repair discusses common injuries in adults.
Stroke Awareness and Action to Save Lives
Stroke is a medical emergency. Prompt treatment is crucial. Early action can minimize brain damage and disability. TIME is BRAIN, Every Minute Counts! Rayetta Johnson, RN joins BestHealth for the May podcast.
Baseball Season and Common Sports Medicine Injuries
Dr. Brian Waterman joins BestHealth for the April podcast. Dr. Waterman, Associate Professor for Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery talks about the start of baseball season, common sports medicine injuries and joint health.
Colorectal Cancer Awareness and Prevention
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. When it comes to certain cancers, like colorectal cancer, prevention is very important. Listen to BestHealth's podcast featuring Wake Forest Baptist Health's radiation oncologist, Dr. Stacy Wentworth as she discusses cancer prevention and life after cancer.
February is American Heart Month. There's no better time to think about what you can do to keep your heart healthy. Listen to Wake Forest Baptist Health's cardiologist, Dr. Katie Twomley as she discusses ways to have a healthy heart.
Weight Management and a Healthier Lifestyle
Listen to BestHealth's first podcast of 2019 as Dr. Jamy Ard discusses different ways to combat weight management and ways to have a healthier lifestyle.