Thinking Critically About Heritability and Environmental Impact

1. Read Chapter Three in the text to be prepared to respond to the following prompts/questions._x000D_
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2. Describe the differences between genotype and phenotype._x000D_
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3. “Genes are not Destiny.” What does that phrase mean to you in your own professional/personal experience?_x000D_
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4. Give an example of a genetic trait, other than weight, that may also be altered by one’s environment. _x000D_
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5. Share your thoughts on how holding an awareness of the impact of both genetics and environmental influences could be helpful in your nursing career when working with patients._x000D_
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6. Provide in-text citations and reference your text and other credible sources within your post. Use APA documentation standards. _x000D_
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Review the Syllabus for discussion board expectations.

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