TITLE

Teen birth rate rises for first time in 14 years

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Apr2008, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed growth in teen birth rate in the U.S. in 14 years.
ACCESSION #
31588880

 

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