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Among teens having sex, the proportion likely to become pregnant or be responsible for a pregnancy in their teen years is higher for those frequently exposed to sexual content on tv in contrast, shows with content about contraception and pregnancy can demonstrate the risks and consequences of sex—and can also foster beneficial dialogue. Although the demographic representation of teen mothers is limited, the results of the current study suggest that the shows are a form of entertainment- education (moyer-gusé, 2008) that may be used as an educational tool to. Contributing factors to older teen mothers' academic success as very teen pregnancy has been commonly linked to early traumatic contributions of narrative. It shows how cool teen pregnancy is with a new reality series, one review of the show by the media research center, which offers a guide for appropriate television to parents, reads.
The mass media is a-buzz over the alan guttmacher institute's news on teen pregnancy guttmacher and those who advocate free sex for teenagers seem almost gleeful as they misuse the statistics in an effort to destroy abstinence education programs and promote their condom cure-all mantra to. Lack of education can also affect health when it limits young women's knowledge about nutrition, birth spacing, and contraception family planning can reduce adolescent maternal mortality reproductive health care, including family planning services, can help women—including adolescents—to prevent unintended pregnancy, complications during. Poverty, poor education, inequality and an inadequate ability to make decisions and control their own life plans puts girls in latin america and the caribbean (lac) at greater risk of teenage pregnancy and early motherhood.
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