teenage pregnancy

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Pregnancy by a female, age 13 to 19, which is understood to occur in a girl who hasn’t completed her core education—secondary school—has few or no marketable skills, is financially dependent upon her parents and/or continues to live at home and is mentally immature

teenage pregnancy

Adolescent pregnancy, teen pregnancy Social medicine Pregnancy by a ♀, age 13 to 19; TP is usually understood to occur in a ♀ who has not completed her core education–secondary school, has few or no marketable skills, is financially dependent upon her parents and/or continues to live at home and is often mentally immature. See Adolescence.

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Department of Health and Human Services last week announced $86 million in teen pregnancy prevention grants nationwide to nonprofits, school districts and universities in 31 states and the District of Columbia.
However, teen pregnancy rates are falling in Warwickshire with 23.
Replicating Evidence-Based Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs to Scale in Communities with the Greatest Need
The progress the nation has made over the last few decades in reducing teen pregnancy has been extraordinary.
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May 7 is the National Day to Prevent Teen Pregnancy
But while showing real declines in teen pregnancy and birth rates, the data presented here indicate that something further is going on with regard to teen abortion than there just being fewer pregnancies.
Yet, 49 percent of Americans still believe--incorrectly-that the rate is increasing, perhaps because teen pregnancy continues to be a stubborn problem.
Washington, Jan 14 ( ANI ): Contrary to popular belief that MTV's '16 and Pregnant' show promotes teen pregnancy by glorifying life of young mothers, a new study has found that such shows have actually helped in reducing teen births by almost 6 percent.
The fall in the teen pregnancy rate has continued through 2012, with an all-time low of 29.
Whether they will move the needle on the teen pregnancy rate remains to be seen, but the ads are definitely making a splash.
The city of Chicago is attempting to crack down on high teen pregnancy rates with a shocking new campaign featuring "pregnant" males.