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Provide at least two strategies you could employ to encourage the parents or caregivers to be proactive about their child’s health and weight

Severely underweight 12-year-old Hispanic girl with underweight parents who has been bullied in school just recently.

Assignment (3–4 pages, not including title and reference pages):

· An explanation of the health issues and risks that are relevant to the child you were assigned.

· Describe additional information you would need in order to further assess his or her weight-related health.

· Identify and describe any risks and consider what further information you would need to gain a full understanding of the child’s health. Think about how you could gather this information in a sensitive fashion.

· Taking into account the parents’ and caregivers’ potential sensitivities, list at least three specific questions you would ask about the child to gather more information.

· Provide at least two strategies you could employ to encourage the parents or caregivers to be proactive about their child’s health and weight.