A Time for New Thinking about Teenage Pregnancy

Dryfoos, Joy G.
January 1985
American Journal of Public Health;Jan1985, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p13
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the process of solving the problem of teenage pregnancy in the U.S. It is said that the discussion of prevention must be broadened from concerns on access to reproductive health care. Authoritative guidance is significant principle for achieving part of the challenge. The principle is associated to effective schools and youth employment programs, strong leadership and information dissemination about family planning, sex education, and birth control.


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