Patient Story Guidance
Background to your story
· What are your experiences of living with obesity?
· What barriers or challenges have you experienced as a result of living with obesity?
· What advice and tips would you give to other people in the region living with obesity?
Causes of obesity
· What kind of factors do you think have contributed to obesity in your family, community, country?
· What kind of professional support have you received in your efforts to manage your weight?
· Have you been directly affected by ‘weight stigma’?
· Does the area you live in accommodate for individuals living with obesity?
· Have you encountered any barriers or challenges to losing weight?
· What advice would you give to other people trying to lose weight in the region?