teenage pregnancy

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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Louis here took part in the recently conducted Teenage Pregnancy Forum by the Commission on Population (PopCom).
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A spokesman for University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire (UHCW) Stoke-North Blackpool Wrexham Barnsley Barking Coventry Rhondda' Cynon' NHS Trust said: "While the rates of teenage pregnancy in Coventry have reduced considerably over the last 15 years, there is a higher than average number of teenage births in the city.
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