Generality of Teen Pregnancy

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Generality of Teen Pregnancy
Education and its Impact upon an Increase in the Frequency of Teen Pregnancy
From a global perspective, teen pregnancy occurs in greater frequencies in specific racial groups of the United States. In other comparable nations, the statistics indicate that the teen age birth rate in the United States is much greater than that of other countries in Europe, and Japan: “the birth rate of white girls in the U.S. still easily surpasses every other industrialized nation” (United Nations 1991). This is likely connected to an American reluctance to inform, educate, and advise its young people in regards to sex education. Racial demographics demonstrate that lower income African...
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.....ges of safe-sex and possible contraception is underlined.
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