Croí Connects – Weight Bias and Obesity Stigma

This month on Croí Connects, we're joined by Susie Birney, Chairperson of the Irish Coalition for Individuals Coping With Weight Problems. Susie talked with Croí's Heart as well as Weight Administration Dietitian, Aisling Harris, concerning the predispositions and also stigma bordering weight problems, sharing both her own lived experiences as well as what requires to alter in culture and in healthcare systems. Click any one of the timestamps below to leap to a certain area! ⬇. In this video:. 00:00 - Intro. 01:00 - Susie's journey. 06:00 - What is a person supporter? 08:17 - Addressing obesity stigma. 11:34 - Dealing with weight preconception in medical care settings. 14:28 - Addressing the 'blame' around weight problems. 18:06 - How to deal with undesirable comments about your weight. 21:23 - What supports are there for individuals coping with obesity? 23:55 - Key message. Visit the Croí site to see our entire collection of Croí Connects resources which concentrate on an array of subjects connecting to heart health and wellness: www.croi.ie/croiconnects. Resources for people living with excessive weight:. Irish Coalition for People Living with Obesity (ICPO). - Facebook: facebook.com/ICPObesity-100364844715190/. - Twitter: twitter.com/ICPObesity. - Email: icpobesity@gmail.com. European Coalition for People dealing with Obesity. - Website: eurobesity.org. Weight administration solution, Loughlinstown. - Website: www.weightmanagement.ie.

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