Latest Teenage pregnancy Stories

2010-03-19 09:47:00

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.

2010-03-15 13:53:50

An Indiana University School of Medicine study provides a better understanding of why sexually experienced girls resume sexual activity after periods of abstinence, information key to dealing with sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and pregnancy in high school girls and beyond.

2010-02-22 17:27:00

Support for technological components of teen pregnancy program will help keep girls in school. LOS ANGELES, Feb 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thanks to AT&T Foundation, National Health Foundation has strengthened its "Support for Pregnant and Parenting Teens" Program, which has graduated more than 150 teen parents over the past two years. In December 2008, the AT&T Foundation granted National Health Foundation $50,000 to help pregnant and parenting teen mothers successfully complete...

2010-02-09 16:21:06

A fictional television drama may be more effective in persuading young women to use birth control than a news-format program on the same issue, according to a new study.

2010-01-26 10:15:00

According to a new report on Tuesday by the Guttmacher Institute, teen pregnancies are on the rise after a decade-long decline.

2009-12-14 11:26:00

Statement from The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy WASHINGTON, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Senate yesterday passed a package of spending bills for FY 2010, which included a historic new investment in efforts to prevent teen pregnancy.

2009-11-23 13:59:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Television is taking on the issue of America's rise in teen pregnancies with the Original Movie, The Pregnancy Pact.

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