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Nutrition & Wellness

Strive to Be the Healthiest You!

The New Bedford Community Health is dedicated to helping patients live an active and healthy lifestyle. Our highly trained and qualified staff offers education and support on:

  • Weight Management
  • Diabetes Education
  • High blood Pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Food Allergies
  • Childhood Weight managment

Nutrition & Weight Management Program

Losing weight and maintaining a healthy lifestyle is a difficult task to take on. There are often factors in one's life that make it even more challenging. Our Registered Dietitian is aware of how difficult it can be and is dedicated to working with you.

We offer one-on-one counseling, education, and support groups on a variety of nutrition issues with a Registered Dietitian who is also a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist (CDCES). This is essential for anyone with cardiovascular disease, diabetes, hypertension, and weight-loss goals.

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Diabetes Program

New Bedford Community Health offers patients a personalized Diabetes care plan that fits their lifestyle. Our Certified Diabetes Educators, dieticians, and nurses will help you address such common concerns with Diabetes. The more you know about diabetes, the better you can care for yourself and your loved ones.

Some topics include:

  • How food impacts your blood sugar
  • Food choices that help you better control your blood sugars
  • Meal planning and recipes
  • Goal setting to help you reach your health goals
  • medication options
  • How to use a glucometer
  • Foot care

Appointments

Appointments can be scheduled by calling our call-center at 508-992-6553 and asking to schedule an appointment with our Registered Dietitian.

For assistance after normal business hours call our 24/7 on-call service to reach an on-call provider at (508) 992-6553. For emergencies please call 911!

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