Latest Teenage pregnancy Stories
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.
Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard and Dr.
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.
An increasing number of teen girls say they use the rhythm method for birth control, and many teens feel itâ€™s okay for unwed females to have a baby.
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.
Not using effective contraception once becoming sexually active multiplies up to 6 times the risk for teen pregnancy.
It's not about abortion; it's about teen pregnancy prevention HILLSBOROUGH, N.C., May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While Americans debate abortion and approaches to sex education, a half million teens become mothers and fathers every year, giving the U.S.
NEW YORK, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Candie's Foundation announced today that it will release a television and print Public Service Announcement ("PSA") campaign featuring Bristol Palin for the prevention of teenage pregnancy.
Statement from The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy WASHINGTON, April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's teen birth rate declined 2% in 2008, according to data released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics.
COLUMBIA, S.C., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 23, thousands of South Carolinians will embrace the virtual world during an online rally to educate their legislators about the importance of sexual health education and providing access to publicly funded counseling and clinical services.
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