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The Problem of Teenage Pregnancy in the United States
How to Subscribe Oxford Bibliographies Online is available by subscription and perpetual access to institutions. Contraceptive failure rates are higher for teenagers, particularly poor ones, than for older users. Marnach ML, Long ME, Casey PM (2013). 72 Sexual abuse edit See also: Sexual abuse Studies from South Africa have found that 1120 of pregnancies in teenagers are a direct result of rape, while about 60 of teenage mothers had unwanted sexual experiences preceding their pregnancy. Children and Youth Services Review. New York: Alan Guttmacher Institute, 2010.
23 : 2 via Elsevier. In addition, the study says, children born to teenage mothers are particularly vulnerable and need various programs to improve their health, promote their development, and prepare them for success in school and in life. 158 Lou Doillon, French actress and daughter of Jane Birkin, gave birth to son Marlowe Jack Tiger Mitchell in 2002 at age. 74 Multiple studies have indicated a strong link between early childhood sexual abuse and subsequent teenage pregnancy in industrialized countries. Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. Even when the researchers took into account other factors that could have contributed to early sexual activity and pregnancy, such as behavioral problems and life adversity, early father-absent girls were still about five times more likely in the United States and three times more likely.
Dubious Conceptions: The Politics of Teenage Pregnancy
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