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Pregnant teenagers at higher risk of preterm delivery

Pregnant teenagers at higher risk of preterm delivery

A 2% decline in U.S. birth rate including teenage births

A 2% decline in U.S. birth rate including teenage births

Research roundup: Raising seniors' co-pays increases costs; The stimulus and safety net providers

Research roundup: Raising seniors' co-pays increases costs; The stimulus and safety net providers

Media examines food summit reaction, malnutrition in Liberia, Yemen

Media examines food summit reaction, malnutrition in Liberia, Yemen

Criminal behavior intervention program found to reduce teens' rate of pregnancy

Criminal behavior intervention program found to reduce teens' rate of pregnancy

Parents needed to help curb teenage births among Hispanics, group says

Parents needed to help curb teenage births among Hispanics, group says

Teacher-student relationships in Kenyan province places girls at increased risk for HIV, education official says

Teacher-student relationships in Kenyan province places girls at increased risk for HIV, education official says

New York Times examines challenges faced by a Minneapolis hospital that treats many Somali, Hispanic patients

New York Times examines challenges faced by a Minneapolis hospital that treats many Somali, Hispanic patients

Peer-led sex education does not reduce abortions among teenagers

Peer-led sex education does not reduce abortions among teenagers

Alcohol advice needs to play a greater role in sex education for teenagers

Alcohol advice needs to play a greater role in sex education for teenagers

Watching lots of sexual content on TV linked to subsequent teen pregnancy

Watching lots of sexual content on TV linked to subsequent teen pregnancy

New WHO efforts to save the lives of women and newborns

New WHO efforts to save the lives of women and newborns

Fourth edition of the British National Formulary for Children

Fourth edition of the British National Formulary for Children

Hyperactive girls face "serious" problems in adulthood

Hyperactive girls face "serious" problems in adulthood

Stable family life a key factor to avoiding a number of serious health problems in young girls

Stable family life a key factor to avoiding a number of serious health problems in young girls

Greater support and less marital conflict leads to later onset of puberty in girls

Greater support and less marital conflict leads to later onset of puberty in girls

Attitudes of teenagers and professionals to sex, relationships, sexual health and teenage pregnancy

Attitudes of teenagers and professionals to sex, relationships, sexual health and teenage pregnancy

Why teen mums are at risk of having low birthweight babies

Why teen mums are at risk of having low birthweight babies

Maternal depression and controlling behavior associated with increased stress response in infants

Maternal depression and controlling behavior associated with increased stress response in infants

Obesity and poorer school attendance go hand in hand

Obesity and poorer school attendance go hand in hand