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COPD Classes

Coastal Medical offers a FREE series of classes for Coastal patients that provide information and support for those living with COPD.  Register


Session 1: COPD Basics and Flare Ups
Learn about the causes and the symptoms of COPD. Understand how COPD affects your body and your COPD care plan. Review the causes of COPD exacerbations and how to control your COPD flare ups.

Session 2: COPD and Medication
Learn about COPD medications and treatment options.

Session 3: COPD and Stress Management
 Learn how stress can impact your breathing and learn strategies to manage stress.

Session 4: Health Decisions & Planning Ahead
Discover how to have a voice in your health decisions when you can't speak for yourself

Session 5: Breathing Techniques (NEW)
Meet with a respiratory therapist and learn breathing exercises and strategies to manage shortness of breath.

Session 6: COPD and Nutrition & Physical Activity
Learn how proper nutrition and exercise can help you breathe better. Learn strategies to improve diet and increase your activity.


Spring COPD Session Registration 2017

Providence Region

Coastal Medical, 900 Warren Ave, Suite 400, 4th Floor Conference Room, E. Providence, RI 02914
Session 1:  Wednesday, April 5, 10:30am – 11:30am 
Session 2:  Wednesday, April 12, 10:30am – 11:30am 
Session 3:  Wednesday, April 19, 10:30am – 11:30am 
Session 4:  Wednesday, April 26, 10:30am – 11:30am 
Session 5:  Wednesday, May 3, 10:30am – 11:30am 
Session 6:  Wednesday, May 10, 10:30am – 11:30am 

Register for Providence Sessions