The learning activity and corresponding assignment in this topic  requires students to perform a heritage assessment with families  selected by students from their local communities.

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Interview three families from different cultures. One family should  be from your own culture. Compare the differences in health traditions  between these cultures.

Assess the three families using the “Heritage Assessment  Tool.” In 1,000-1,500 words, discuss the usefulness of applying a  heritage assessment to evaluate the needs of families and develop  plans for health maintenance, health protection, and health  restoration. Include the following:

  1. Perform a heritage assessment on three families. One of these    families should be from your own culture.
  2. Identify common health    traditions based on cultural heritage. Evaluate and discuss how the    families subscribe to these traditions and practices. Address health    maintenance, health protection, and health restoration as they    relate to your assessment.

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