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Diabetes Classes

Coastal Medical offers classes for Coastal patients that provide information and support for those living with diabetes. Patients can attend both sessions at one location/month or can choose to spread them out or even repeat a session, if they would like.


Session 1: Diabetes Basics and Self Management
Learn about the causes of diabetes and the symptoms of high or low blood sugars. Review self-monitoring of blood sugars & certain factors that may affect your readings. Lastly, learn about how to manage your blood sugars when you are sick.

Session 2: Diabetes and Nutrition
Learn how exercise and food can affect your blood sugar level. Learn how to read nutrition labels and what foods are best to keep blood sugars under control.  Learn how to develop your own healthy meal plan.

Coastal patients are invited to attend any class that best fits their schedule and geographical preference.

2019 Diabetes Session Registration

April Classes

Coastal Medical Garden City, 75 Sockanosset Cross Rd., Suite 100, Cranston, RI 02914
Session 1: 
Thursday, April 11, 6pm - 7:30pm
Session 2:  Thursday, April 18, 6pm - 7:30pm

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Hillside Family Medicine, 727 East Avenue, Pawtucket, RI 02860
Session 1: 
Wednesday, April 17, 5pm - 7pm
Session 2:  Wednesday, April 24, 5pm - 7pm

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Register for Hillside Family Medicine Sessions

May Classes

Coastal Medical Lincoln, 6 Blackstone  Valley Place, Bldg. 7 Suite 701, Lincoln, RI 02865
Session 1: 
Tuesday, May 7, 10:00am – 11:30am 
Session 2:
Tuesday, May 14, 10:00am – 11:30am

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Register for Lincoln Sessions

Coastal Medical Wakefield, 70 Kenyon Ave,
Suite 215, South Kingstown, RI 02878

Session 1: 
Wednesday, May 8, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Session 2:  Wednesday, May 15, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

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Register for Wakefield Sessions

Coastal Medical Warren Ave, 900 Warren Ave,
Suite 301, E. Providence, RI 02914

Session 1: 
Tuesday, May 14, 6pm - 7:30pm
Session 2:  Tuesday, May 21, 6pm - 7:30pm

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Register for East Providence Sessions

East Greenwich

Coastal Medical East Greenwich, 1351 South County Trail, Suite 115, East Greenwich, RI 02818
Session 1: 
Thursday, May 23, 6pm - 7:30pm
Session 2:  Thursday, May 30, 6pm - 7:30pm

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Register for East Greenwich Sessions

June Classes

Coastal Medical Greenville, 41 Sanderson Rd Smithfield, RI 02917
Session 1: 
Wednesday, June 12, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Session 2:  Wednesday, June 19, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

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Register for Greenville Sessions



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