Rise in teen pregnancy
Recently released statistics show that, after years of decline, the teen pregnancy rate in the U.S. rose by more than 3% in 2006. The increase is leading some teen pregnancy prevention advocates to call for more creative efforts to address the issue.
- Sarah Brown: CEO of the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy.
- Meredith Schonfeld-Hicks: State strategies program manager for Advocates for Youth.
- National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy
- MOAPP: Minnesota Organization on Adolescent Pregnancy, Prevention and Parenting
- Advocates for Youth
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