Children obesity paper

Investigate current policies or legislation underway for the below topic and develop a scholarly, APA-formatted paper of 4 content pagesusing the following headings:

Topic: Obesity in children and adolescents

  • Introduction (not used as a heading, but write two paragraphs introducing your topic)

Introduce the population or problem (incidence, prevalence, epidemiology, and cost burden)

  • Description of Policy 

Describe of how the policy is intended for a specific population, program, or organization

  • Legislators Involved in Policy

Explain specific legislators (name and political position) involved in the policy development and dissemination

  • Role of APRN in Policy Support or Lack of Support

Identify the role of the APRN in assisting with the policy or refuting the policy – this requires the evidence to support opinion, ideas, and/or concepts

  • Policy Influence on Clinical Practice or Promotion of Health Outcomes

Discuss how the policy influences clinical practice and is used to promote best outcomes

  • Interdisciplinary Teams 

Examine how the policy can be used by the inter-professional team to ensure coordinated and comprehensive care for the specific population

  • Conclusion (summarize findings)