Latest Teenage pregnancy Stories

2010-12-21 11:41:00

New Survey: Teens Say Parents Most Influence Their Decisions About Sex Survey Also Reveals One-Third of Teens Believe Birth Control Doesn't Work WASHINGTON, Dec.

2010-11-16 08:30:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Candie's Foundation released today a viral Public Service Announcement ("PSA'") video featuring Bristol Palin and Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino, of MTV's The Jersey Shore and ABC's Dancing with the Stars, for the prevention of teenage pregnancy.

2010-11-11 07:58:14

The US has one of the highest rates for teenage pregnancy in the world.

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.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.