A large body of research has identified a number of factores that underlie teen sexual and contraceptive behavior, pregnancy, and childbearing....
[tags: Teen Pregnant Pregnancy Essays] - There are many obstacles for children of teenage mothers to face.
[tags: The Adverse Effects of Teen Pregnancy] - The first day of high school, going to prom, learning to drive, graduating, getting a job, and buying the first car – these are some of the memorable events that occur in the life of an average American teenager.
However, now more than ever, another event has been added to many teenagers’ lists: becoming a parent.
Teen pregnancy has been a growing issue and according to pregnancy statistics located on the Teen Help website, the United States has the highest teen pregnancy rate with about 820,000 teens becoming pregnant each year.
Teen pregnancy is most common in the United States but that doesn’t mean it’s the only country that faces this issue.
Twenty two percent of women in the United States reported having a child before the age of twenty compared to Great Britain who reported fifteen percent, Canada reported eleven percent, France reported six percent and Sweden reported four (Gut...
[tags: Pregnancy, Teenage pregnancy, Adolescence] - Adolescent pregnancy refers to pregnancies occurring in those under the age of nineteen.
Teenagers having babies while they are still “babies” themselves, has become more tolerated by society.
However, I do not believe that teenage pregnancy will be accept with society.