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abookercare posted:

Children learn and acquire certain habits at an
early age. A child who is exposed to unhealthy
habits in negative environments are capable of
acting out the portrayal within his or her given
surroundings.

Respectively, children also have a tendency to
reflect some of their traits from what has been
researched by scientists, 'genetics'. Though
parents still have the responsibility to assure
adequate training to each child according to his
or her level of understanding and maturation,
which will expel the necessary fruits from each
child's behavioral pattern leading to success of
their physical, mental, and social aspects in
life from adolescent to adulthood years.

Of course habits learned from an early age can
determine positive or negative developmental
processes that regenerates his or her long-term
growth in life.

Angie, 12/29/10 1:51 p.m.
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