Teen Pregnancy - 597 Words
Among the industrialized nations, United States has one of the highest rates of teen pregnancy, with numerous teenage females becoming pregnant at any given instance. Teen pregnancy is a crisis that concerns the baby, parents, other members of the family, as well as resources of the community. Every year, approximately 750,000 women aged 15 to 19 become pregnant every year (Guttmacher Institute, 2006). Further, child births from teen mothers represent eleven percent...
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