Health and Wellness Group provides a non-judgmental
environment to learn how to lose/maintain weight,
improve overall health, increase energy levels, gain
self-confidence, enhance physical activity and more.
are welcome. Held weekly at the Naval Health Clinic New
England, Newport McWilliams Conference room.
is available in a classroom setting or as an
individual visit with the Nurse Educator.
is designed as a 4 week program following the
American Cancer Society Fresh Start guide.
Participants will be provided with the knowledge,
techniques and support necessary to quit using
are available to help participants quit smoking
sessions can be taught at Tenant Commands.
Diabetes Support Group
Support Group meets on a monthly basis. Ongoing
assistance, education and support are provided to help
patients achieve optimal control over their diabetes. Walk-In visits
are welcome. Held monthly at the Naval Health Clinic
New England, Newport McWilliams Conference room. Meet the first
Wednesday of the month 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Nurse Educator for more information. 401-841-6777.
Shipshape Weight Loss
This is an 8 week weight loss program that is offered
twice per year at NHCNE Newport. The program can also be
held at NAVSTA Newport Tenant commands.
Fueling your body and brain
Weight loss tracking and trends
Power-up physical activity
Psychology of weight management
Creating supportive environments
Preparing for the future
For more information please
contact the Public Health Educator at 401-841-6777.
Individual nutrition appointments are available to
active duty, beneficiaries, and retirees (with the
exception of TRICARE USFHP recipients). Appointments can include the following:
education and counseling for all ages
Nutrition Therapy for disease management
(referral from PCM required)
Nutrition: fueling for optimal performance
management: assistance in reaching goals for
weight gain or weight loss
To schedule an appointment with the Dietitian please
*If you have a PCM outside this clinic a nutrition
referral is required and can be faxed to 401-841-2536.
Basic Nutrition Class
To schedule a nutrition class for a NAVSTA Newport
Tenant command please contact the Dietitian at
Topics will include:
· Making healthy food choices
· Lifestyle and behavioral modifications
· Maintaining a healthy weight
· Supplement safety