• Teen pregnancy
    In today’s society teens are faced with many pressures. The effect of these pressures put on them, is the inability to make right decisions when it comes to certain situations. One of the most common situations teens find themselves in is becoming a parent at a young age, a result of pressure to
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  • The prevention of teen pregnancy
    Topic: Prevention of Teen Pregnancy Specific Purpose: To persuade others to help prevent teen pregnancy. Thesis Statement: Teen pregnancy is one of the most difficult experiences a young woman passes through. The stress of pregnancy, revealing of the pregnancy to parents, and moving on despite the
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    FACT SHEET WORLD POPULATION DAY 11 JULY 2008 Young People and Family Planning: Teenage Pregnancy DEFINITION Teenage pregnancy is defined as a teenage girl, usually within the ages of 13-19, becoming pregnant. The term in everyday speech usually refers to girls who have not reached legal adultho
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  • The effects of teen pregnancy on children
    Children from homes run by teenage mothers have to face almost insurmountable obstacles in life. The incidents of depression and mental health problems, the lack of father figures, and the high rate of poverty often connected to children in homes run by teenage mothers put them at serious disadvanta
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  • Teen pregnancy
    Teen Pregnancy There are a lot of teen mothers growing up in this world wondering, what if I would have stayed in school? What could I have become? Would it have made my life easier if I had thought first? Teens don't think of the consequences of their actions. They don't think that the a
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  • Teen pregnancy
    I chose to do my controversial essay on teen pregnancy. Did you know that in the United States of America, we have the highest rate of teen births in the world? Well each year in the United States, more than 300,000 babies will be born to teenage mothers who have not even finished high
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  • Decrease of teen pregnancy rate
    The overall teen birth rate has declined by 16 percent from 1991 to 1997. "All states are recording a decline and it is the sixth year in a row that the teen birth rate has declined," stated Donna Shalala, HHS secretary of U. S. Newswire. Although the birthrate among teens is decreasing and the perc
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    Teen Pregnancy By: Dina Kogan E-mail: dinakogan@hotmail.com Teenage Pregnancy By: Stephanie Preece The Truth About Teen Pregnancy Although the rate of teenage pregnancy in the United States has declined greatly within the past few years, it is still an enormous problem that needs to be addre
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  • Teen pregnancy
    Prevent Teen Pregnancy After reading Martha Balash's article, Schools Can Help to Prevent Teen Pregnancy. Balash has put time and effort into this proposal on stopping Teen Pregnancy. I think Balash's introduction is very effective because she goes straight to the facts. She doesn't try to mi
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  • Underlying causes of teen pregnancy
    Before successfully preventing teen pregnancies among teenage girls, there are many underlying causes and facts about the dilemma that must be first exposed. Children from homes run by teenage mothers have to face almost insurmountable obstacles in life. The incidents of depression and mental healt
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  • Teen pregnancy
    Teen Pregnancy According to research published by The Alan Guttmacher Institute on their website regarding teen pregnancy, "a sexually active teenager who does not use contraceptives has a 90% chance of becoming pregnant within one year" (www.agi-usa.org). How to prevent teen pregnancy has been a
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  • Effective approaches to prevent teen pregnancy
    Effective approaches to prevent teen pregnancy After reading numerous articles and abstracts in regards to the ever so intriguing topic of teen pregnancy, I've come to a conclusion which is a little different than I had expected. Before reading any of the literature on teen pregnancy, I was under
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  • What are the causes of teen pregnancy?
    What are the causes of teen pregnancy? There are many different situations that teenagers get themselves involved in that can lead to teen pregnancy. Many teenagers do not understand the risks that are involved with having sex. Teenagers today are growing up in a culture in which peers, TV and m
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  • Teen pregnancy awareness
    These days, teenagers have so many things to deal with. From SAT's to picking a college, life can seem overwhelming. One of the most important things to them, however, may possibly relationships and sexual ones at that. The purpose of our survey was to find out just how much teenagers really know
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  • Teen pregnancy
    Did you know that the city of Lubbock is the fifth highest percentage of teen pregnancy in the country? Did you know that Texas has the highest percentage of teen pregnancy in the entire nation? I live in both Lubbock County and the state of Texas and I did not know any of these statistics. I though
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  • Teen pregnancy
    Teen Pregnancy is a very serious issue in America. There are many statistics and facts about teen pregnancy and how it is such a big problem in America. So, in my paper I want to talk about teen pregnancies and ways to prevent it. I want to explain that teen pregnancy is not the end of the world and
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  • Teen pregnancy
    Teenage Abortion Teen pregnancy in today's society has become a huge issue in this era. Most of these teenager's are still in high school and have no way of having anyone to help them. Most are eventually going to be single parents raising a child or aborting the child. "In 1999…over 148,000 tee
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  • Teen pregnancy
    Teen Pregnancy Teen pregnancy is a topic of concern due to the significant impact on the health of the mother, child, and community. The resources available for supporting the needs of teenage mothers are decreasing; resulting in the majority of teenage mothers being caught in the vicious cycle of
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  • Teen pregnancy
    views of pregnancy and parenting. When I first thought about studying a cultural scene I had chosen to do mines on teen pregnancy. This scene was apart of my life, because I was once a teenage mom. I asked around to a few women that had once been teenage mothers. Many women don't like to discuss th
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  • Teen pregnancy
    TEEN UNWED PREGNANCY AS A PROBLEM IN AMERICA. Every twenty-six seconds, a United States teenager becomes pregnant, every fifty-six seconds, another adolescent gives birth, and every hour, fifty-six children are born to teenagers. These facts are based on estimated figures from the United States Dep
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