Monthly Archives: June 2011

Teenage Pregnancy: Other Risks

Teenage pregnancy to a great extend affects and limits young mother’s future prospects as to her personal development, professional career and other potential achievements. Statistic shows that only about 30% of teenagers, who became parents before the age of 18, have a high school diploma, and only 1.5% of them have a degree of college

Teenage Pregnancy: Occurrence And Risks

Despite of steadily decreasing rates of teenage pregnancy within the last decades in our country, this problem remains among the topical issues in modern American society, along with obesity, AIDS and drug abuse. In 2002 the rate of teenage births (from 15 to 19 years) totaled about 11% of all the births in the United