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.
FITCHBURG -- If you think that teen pregnancy
and summer jobs are unrelated, think again.
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.