Here are some things you might want to write about in your story. These questions can help inspire your story, but they are just suggestions.
What are some things that help you be healthy in your daily life?
What are some parts of your daily life that make it hard for you to be as healthy as you want?
Are there specific things about your neighborhood or surroundings that make it easy or difficult for you to be a healthy woman?
Tell us about a time that you felt really healthy. What was it that made you feel that way?
Discuss a time when you didn’t feel healthy. What was it that made you feel that way? Do you find it difficult to get preventive health care (for example, check-ups even when you are not feeling sick)? Why or why not?
Have you ever wanted or tried to get a health care visit (like a check-up), but it didn’t work out? Tell us about what happened.
Given everything going on in your life, how important is it for you to see a doctor when you are feeling healthy? Please tell us why you feel this way.
What has been the biggest barrier to your ability to get health care, birth control, dental care, or mental health counseling?
What does being healthy mean to you? What does preventive health mean to you?
When you hear “women’s health,” what comes to mind?