ICPO Irish Coalition for People Living with Obesity

World Obesity Day 2022
Lets ACT for Obesity!

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Support.

Living with Obesity

Living With
Obesity.

Model of Care

HSE Model
of Care.

Friday 4th March 2022 was
World Obesity day.

One of our 18 short promotional videos shared on the day. Longer educational videos to follow.

Living With Obesity

We share information in the hope it will help, support and inspire people living with Obesity in Ireland.

HOW TO PREPARE

Infographic Preparing for Medical Consultations

Information on How to Prepare for a Medical Consultation. Gather information about the HCP’s attitude; select your caregiver according to his/her reputation for respect towards people living with obesity if possible…

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Living with Obesity

Infographic : Weight Stigma

Weight bias is defined as negative attitudes toward and beliefs about others because of their weight. Weight stigma refers to social stereotypes and misconceptions about people with obesity.

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WOD2022 Obesity Treatments

WOD2022 Bariatric Surgery

WOD2022 Associated Obesity Complications

WOD2022 Resilience through trauma

Support Meetings

ICPO
Support Meetings

We host online zoom meetings every week. Anyone who lives in Ireland and is affected by overweight, or obesity is welcome. Details are shared in the support groups each week, meetings are usually one hour. Anyone interested must register their email once with us, and we will send the new link, for each meeting.

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October 14, 2021

Routine Activity

Credit to Photographers Matt Love & Maura Murphy European Image Bank : www.ecpomedia.org It is widely assumed that people living with obesity are not physically active at all...
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    Living Life

    Credit to Photographers Matt Love & Maura Murphy European Image Bank : www.ecpomedia.org We see very often people living in larger bodies are stigmatised as being lazy, gluttonous...
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      October 14, 2021

      Groups

      Credit to Photographers Matt Love & Maura Murphy European Image Bank : www.ecpomedia.org Obesity is a complex disease. A very visual disease compared to most. We may not...
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