Reducing rates of teenage pregnancy

Staines, Richard
February 2010
Independent Nurse;2/1/2010, p42
The article discusses the efforts of the British national government to reduce teenage pregnancy rates in Great Britain. It mentions that nurses in the region have important tasks to do such as to encourage young people to practice protected sex and to join in sex education events. Aside from these tasks, the author states that the government assigns a teenage pregnancy support team in charge of offering consultancy services to young people.


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