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2011-08-25 12:34:37

A new study published on Wednesday shows that unintended pregnancies are increasingly concentrated among low-income women in the U.S.

2011-07-27 00:01:21

SafeTeens.org announces a Nintendo Wii giveaway on Twitter to celebrate the launch of its new website. Teens can enter the contest by tweeting about their favorite part of the new SafeTeens.org. The recent redesign of the site includes new articles for teens and many new interactive features.

2011-07-19 15:31:00

A Statement from The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy WASHINGTON, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Institute of Medicine (IOM) Women's Preventive Services Study Committee recommended that health insurers cover "the full range of Food and Drug Administration approved contraceptive methods, sterilization procedures, and patient education and counseling for all women with reproductive capacity" without co-pays or deductibles for patients.

2011-07-01 00:13:00

Maternal & Family Health Services, Inc. announces the launch of the new Safeteens.org. The newly redesigned Safeteens is a resource on healthy living and safe sex for Pennsylvania teens as well as teens across the country.

2011-06-09 09:00:00

New National and State-by-State Data Released WASHINGTON, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teen childbearing in the United States cost taxpayers (federal, state, and local) at least $10.9 billion in 2008, according to an updated analysis released by The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy.

2011-06-02 00:00:32

Support and information are now readily available online for pregnant teenagers.

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2011-04-22 09:28:28

In the past ten years, the proportion of British girls aged 16 to 24 who admit to binge drinking, or having at least six drinks in succession, has increased to 27% from 17%, think-tank Demos reports from data collected by YouGov.

2011-04-06 17:07:00

NEW YORK, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Candie's Foundation (the "Foundation") announced today that partnering with Bristol Palin was a successful vehicle to combat teenage pregnancy.

2011-04-01 08:13:00

NEW YORK, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York based Children's Aid Society Carrera Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program (CAS-Carrera) has been awarded a $3.5 million Social Innovation Fund (SIF) grant from the Edna McConnell Clark Foundation (EMCF) to deepen the program's impact in New York City and replicate it nationally.

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2011-03-03 13:31:52

According to a federal study which offers numbers but does not examine the reasons, fewer teens and young adults are having sex.


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