Adolescent Pregnancy: The Challenge : A Framework for Prevention and Parenting

Front Cover
DIANE Publishing, Dec 1, 1993 - 150 pages
1 Review
Covers: the problem, the issues, and what can be done by: families, teens, the community, the educational system, religious organizations, the media, the medical community, social services agencies, the business community and government. Drawings and graphs. An exhaustive study by the Governor's Task Force of the State of Maine.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

After readig this book I asked myself the following:
How to Lose Weight Fast ?
How to Lose Weight the Healthy Way?
Lose 35 lbs in 4 weeks !
I found Cathy successful story on this blog
==>> http://herbsin.com/CathysWeightLossDiet.html
She inspired me with a real example!
Some excerpts from her diary:
- usa manufacturers of sports nutrition
- usda nutrition label
- valley sports nutrition
- vegetable fruit nutrition facts
- vegetable nutrition chart
 

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 7 - ... to twothirds in England and Wales and France, and only about one-half in the Netherlands. Thus, in England and Wales, France and the Netherlands, unintended pregnancy appears to constitute a smaller part of adolescent pregnancy than it does in the United States.
Page 18 - ... program, 61% of the previously unemployed young men had found jobs. Perhaps more important, 46% of those who had dropped out of school had resumed their education, fathers and prospective fathers in eight US cities.
Page 7 - ... behavior, especially factors that might be subject to policy changes. A 1983 article by Charles F Westoff, Gerard Calot and Andrew D. Foster reported that although adolescent fertility rates have been declining in the United States, as they have in virtually all the countries of Western and northern Europe, teenage fertility is still considerably higher in the United States than in the great majority of other developed countries. ' There is a large differential within the United States between...
Page 18 - At the end of the program, 82% of the fathers reported having daily contact with their offspring; 74% said they contributed to the child's financial support; almost 90% maintained a relationship with the mother.

Bibliographic information