Answer both questions in at least 150 words EACH. You may use more if needed. No plagiarism and use APA in text citation.
1. The rates of obesity are continuing to rise in this country. DISCUSS how nutrition, sleep, growth rates, and exercise all interact to promote healthy living. HOW can parents help to promote healthy habits in childhood? HOW will these habits impact overall wellness in adulthood?
2. Summarize the similarities and differences in the physical, cognitive, and socioemotional development between preschool and elementary-aged children. INCLUDE an explanation of brain development and changes that are taking place in childhood. WHY is it important to recognize the changes that take place in each stage of development?
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