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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.


Fall COPD Session Registration 2017

Providence Region

Coastal Medical, 900 Warren Ave, Suite 400, 4th Floor Conference Room, E. Providence, RI 02914
Session 1:  Wednesday, September 13, 10:30am – 12pm 
Session 2:  Wednesday, September 20, 10:30am – 12pm
Session 3:  Wednesday, September 27, 10:30am – 12pm
Session 4:  Wednesday, October 4, 10:30am – 12pm
Session 5:  Wednesday, October 11, 10:30am – 12pm
Session 6:  Wednesday, October 18, 10:30am – 12pm

Register for Providence Sessions