Latest Teenage pregnancy Stories

2010-11-09 14:35:00

British researchers are reportedly working on a kit for phones and personal computers that will be able to diagnose sexually transmitted diseases (STD).

2010-10-18 06:45:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Princeton Center for Leadership Training (PCLT), in collaboration with long-time partner HiTOPS, was awarded a five-year, $4.8 million federal grant from the U.S.

2010-10-04 12:49:00

New Research of Teens Suggests the Answer is No WASHINGTON, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teen pregnancy has garnered significant attention in the entertainment media over the past two years -- from MTV's popular shows 16 and Pregnant and Teen Mom to recent cover stories in major magazines.

2010-09-30 14:12:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced $155 million in grants to prevent teen pregnancy.

2010-09-25 02:02:11

A new study has determined that teenagers who have abortions are no more likely to become depressed or have low self-esteem than their peers whose pregnancies do not end in abortion.

2010-07-09 12:00:00

An Irish research team reports that pregnant teenagers are more likely to give birth prematurely and have a small baby than women in their 20s.

2010-06-29 11:14:00

Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard and Dr.

2010-06-23 06:45:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- "Pregnant at 16" (published by WestBow Press) provides a firsthand account of the realities of being a teenage mother.

2010-06-03 06:40:00

An increasing number of teen girls say they use the rhythm method for birth control, and many teens feel it’s okay for unwed females to have a baby.

2010-06-02 11:40:00

Statement from The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy WASHINGTON, June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Declines in teen sex and improvements in contraceptive use among sexually experienced teens remained essentially unchanged between 2002 and 2006-08, according to data released today by the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.