Throughout this course, many opportunities are available to post an initial response to a Discussion topic as well as to respond to your classmates’ responses. After you have completed the reading, and without reviewing your classmates’ responses, post your initial response to the following Discussion. Your post should be at least 150 words in length and should extend the discussion of the group supported by your course materials and/or other appropriate resources. After you have submitted your initial post, review some of your classmates’ posts and respond to at least two of your classmates. Refer to your Discussion Board Rubric in your Syllabus for specific grading explanation. Aging and Environmental Influences Life expectancy has continued to increase in the United States. Please respond to the following: What health practices would you suggest to promote longevity? Based upon the description of contemporary theories of aging: genetic, non-genetic cellular, and physiological, which theory do you believe is most impactful in describing the aging process and why? What are some of the stress management techniques you would recommend to a client who is dealing with a distressing life event, such as caring for an older adult family member who has Alzheimer’s disease?