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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

Coastal Medical Greenville, 41 Sanderson Rd Smithfield, RI 02917
Session 1: 
Wednesday, October 2, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Session 2:  Wednesday, October 9, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

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Register for Smithfield Session

Coastal Medical East Greenwich, 1351 South County Trail, Suite 115, East Greenwich, RI 02818
Session 1: 
Thursday, October 17, 6pm - 7:30pm
Session 2:  Thursday, October 24, 6pm - 7:30pm

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Register for East Greenwich Session


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

Session 1: 
Tuesday, November 5, 10:00am - 11:30am
Session 2: Tuesday, November 12, 10:00am - 11:30am

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Register for East Providence Sessions





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