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Teen pregnancy prevention

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means. Subcommittee on Human Resources.

Teen pregnancy prevention

hearing before the Subcommittee on Human Resources of the Committee on Ways and Means, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, November 15, 2001.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means. Subcommittee on Human Resources.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. [Congressional Sales Office] in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Teenage pregnancy -- United States -- Prevention,
    • Pregnant schoolgirls -- Services for -- Government policy -- United States,
    • Teenage pregnancy -- Government policy -- United States

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .W3464 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 132 p. :
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3625147M
      ISBN 100160670705
      LC Control Number2002410064
      OCLC/WorldCa49918483

      Pregnancy Prevention For Providers With US teen pregnancy rates at an all-time low, health care providers play a critical role in maintaining and further reducing teen pregnancy rates through the care they provide to adolescents. Receiving comprehensive reproductive health counseling regularly is a necessity for teens. Ellen Gerst's book, "The Teenage Pregnancy Prevention Guide," is a must read for every teenager and their parents. The book is filled with insightful tips and thoughts along with extremely useful information that every teen needs to know. Even as an adult, its impact on me is tremendous because I was a pregnant teen.

      Draw the Line. Draw the Line/Respect the Line is a 3-year evidence-based curriculum that promotes abstinence by providing students in grades 6, 7 and 8 with the knowledge and skills to prevent HIV, other STD and pregnancy. Using an interactive approach, the program shows students how to set personal limits and meet challenges to those limits. Teenage pregnancy, also known as adolescent pregnancy, is pregnancy in a female under the age of Pregnancy can occur with sexual intercourse after the start of ovulation, which can be before the first menstrual period (menarche) but usually occurs after the onset of periods. In well-nourished girls, the first period usually takes place around the age of 12 or

        Cunningham’s classes are funded by the federal Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program, which was established in by the Obama administration to help reduce the number of teen . Framing teen pregnancy in a more comprehensive manner also helped some partners identify their specific roles. Moreover, creating a common vision and shared focus was critical since agencies have their own missions that may not include teen pregnancy prevention or adolescent health. A key limitation of this work should also be highlighted.


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