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Wegovy Weight Loss Programme – What You Need to Know

Dr Roger Henderson
Reviewed by Dr Roger HendersonReviewed on 13.10.2023 | 2 minutes read

Our team of medical professionals has designed a groundbreaking program to create long-lasting weight loss that empowers you to shed excess weight and embrace long-lasting well-being.

Our programme includes:

✨ Wegovy Medication – prescribed by our team of UK-registered healthcare professionals

✨ NHS Accredited Support – Access to weight management app.

✨ One-to-One Health Coaching – regular check-ins to stay on track

✨ 24/7 support – submit any questions about your program

Achieve Weight Loss With Wegovy Today

How To Get Started?

Pending a suitability assessment, we will begin to onboard you to the program and get going with designing a unique program for you. As a first step, enter some information below into the eligibility questionnaire, and we start your journey.

What to expect...

Throughout the plan and beyond, the team will be on hand to assist your weight loss journey through providing the following:

Personalised Plan

Benefit from a weight loss program meticulously tailored to your needs, with customised dosage adjustments.

Access to an NHS-approved health coach service

Access is given through your smartphone; you’ll have support in your pocket. No need to travel or arrange follow-up appointments. Monitor and track your personal health goals in the Liva app, receive psychological, lifestyle and nutritional advice, and connect with a closed community of other people on the same journey as you, to help you gain confidence and keep up positive lifestyle changes long term.

Comprehensive Resources

Access a wealth of resources and comprehensive guides, including instructions on how to use Wegovy, expert dietary advice, and personalised fitness programs to support your journey.

Progress Tracking

Easily monitor your progress through the Liva user-friendly custom-built app, ensuring you stay on track with your goals.

Monthly Check-Ins

Enjoy monthly check-ins with your dedicated program health coach to ensure your progress is safe, effective, and consistent.

Months 1 - 4
Shift your habit
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    Monthly consultation
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    Monthly dosage plan
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    24hr support access
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    Improvement in nutrition, energy levels and fitness
Months 4 - 12
Reach your weight goal
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    Monthly consultation
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    Ultimate dose adjusted
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    Enhanced fitness and nutrition support
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    Progress towards your weight goal
Months 12+
Maintain your health
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    Reduced dosage
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    Expert coaching to maintain weight
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    Reduced long-term health risks

How does our programme work?

The team is on hand to help you through your weight loss journey. Below are some questions that are commonly asked. You can also get in touch at where our team of medical professionals will be on hand to guide you through the process.

Step 1 – Program onboarding - Provide information about your health HERE.

Step 2 – Prescription provided - our team will review your information and issue appropriate medicine.

Step 3 – Product dispensed - we will safely and discreetly send your first month's dosage within 48 hours.

Step 4 – App onboarding - Download your weight management support app, Liva.

Step 5 – Health coach appointment - you will have a 15-minute appointment with a health coach to introduce you to the programme.

Step 6 – Monitoring and Support - access resources around diet and exercise and ask any questions regarding the programme.

Step 7 – Ongoing monthly prescription.

Step 8 – Reach health goals - continue towards your weight and health goals.


Common questions answered:

What is Wegovy and how does it work?
Wegovy is a prescription medication containing semaglutide, designed for adults dealing with obesity or an overweight BMI. It works alongside a reduced-calorie diet and regular exercise to help manage weight.
Who is eligible to take Wegovy in the UK?
Adults with a BMI of 30 kg/m² or higher (obese) or 27 kg/m² or higher (overweight) with weight-related health issues like type 2 diabetes or hypertension are generally eligible. Healthwords provides an eligibility questionnaire.
How is Wegovy administered?
Wegovy is administered via a subcutaneous injection under the skin, usually on a weekly basis. Healthwords offers guidance on proper injection techniques.
How effective is Wegovy for weight loss?
Clinical studies show significant weight loss when using Wegovy along with a calorie-controlled diet and exercise. Weight loss typically ranges from 12-15% of initial body weight.
Are there any common side effects associated with Wegovy?
Common side effects include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and constipation. These often diminish over time, and Healthwords offers action plans for those experiencing side effects.
How long is the treatment course with Wegovy?
Treatment duration varies per individual and doctor recommendations. The maximum recommended period is 2 years, and Healthwords customizes treatment plans accordingly.
What lifestyle changes are advised while taking Wegovy?
A calorie-restricted diet and increased physical activity should accompany Wegovy use. Healthwords works with you to establish sustainable lifestyle changes.
Can I get Wegovy through a pharmacy in the UK?
No, Wegovy is prescription-only. Healthwords streamlines the prescription process and offers ongoing support.
Can I do or take other things while using Wegovy?
It's essential to follow healthcare provider advice while on Wegovy. Healthwords coordinates with healthcare professionals for overall healthcare needs.
What happens if I stop?
Stopping should be a decision made with healthcare professionals. Maintaining diet, exercise, and lifestyle changes is crucial even if you stop taking Wegovy.

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Dr Roger Henderson
Reviewed by Dr Roger Henderson
Reviewed on 13.10.2023