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Literature Review On Teenage Pregnancy. AND STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM Teenage pregnancy is a common social problem in both Western and Eastern cultures.

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The debate of teenage pregnancy and parenthood continues to be a topical media and political issue, and a contested policy area. Covering the controversial issues, this book contributes to the debate, filling the gap in the current market.

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Teenage pregnancy and parenting are precursors of poor medical, educational, and psychosocial outcomes for mother and child.

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Teenage pregnancy and adverse birth outcomes: a large population-based retrospective cohort study. International Journal Of Epidemiology, 36 (2), pp. -- East, P.L. The first teenage pregnancy in the family: does it affect mothers' parenting, attitudes, or.

Some discover that during a teen pregnancy, their parents speak out against the pregnancy and look not to continue it, and some may even kick you out of the house.

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