Select one of the following life cycles: Prenatal; First year of infant’s life; Toddler; School age; Adolescence; Adult; Lactating female; or Mature adult.
Once a life cycle has been selected, you will do the following three things:
Describe the life cycle and the age to be in that life cycle.
Describe the nutritional challenges associated with that particular life cycle.
Develop a diet specifically tailored to that stage of life. (Make sure to include all of the macronutrients [percentages of carbs, fats, and protein]) Explain the rationale. Do not forget to discuss specific nutrients that may be of concern during this particular life cycle, and elaborate on the reasons behind the issues and challenges associated with various nutrients.