It seems to me they are not even taking in mind infections and diseases ALONG with pregnancy. problems that occur are issues with self-esteem for teens, especially teen girls. Since 1995 teen pregnancies have declined about twenty sum percent till now. Through the years the schools have been teaching kids about awareness and safe sex.
When a teen girl flips through her favourite fashion magazine, she is ... Many teens are like Fathima are strongly affected by celebrities. Lately, maybe the past five years or so they have been more open regarding this subject.
If education about this matter is spread out more and the awareness about diseases is also brought up, the numbers of teen pregnancies will drop along with it.
Even though this is a very touchy matter to many, it is one that must be called to the publics attention and addressed.
Also eighty -three percent of these pregnancies are to poor or low income families.
Statistics have shown that seventy- eight percent of these pregnancies were unplanned and four out of ten were aborted.
Teen Pregnancy is a huge issue that effects many families in the United States.
An average of one million teen girls in the united states get pregnant, and that is the ages between 12-17.
Although this goal has not been reached yet, the numbers are steadily declining.
What brings my attention and concern to this matter is the trend following it.