• Lack of information on
safe sex and no sex ED
• Lack of parental
• Pressure from their
peers that force them
to have sex before they
• Most of the time is
because of love
Teenage Pregnancy dealing with abortions
Teens that unexpectedly pregnant
don’t know what to do and who to go
for help. They are also to afraid to go
to their parents and expect
responsibility for their actions and a
shamed to be judged by others. Also
another reason for abortions is
because some teens live in poverty.
They are unable to take care of them
selves how could they take care of an
Problems andDangers of TeenagePregnancy
• Children from teen mothers have been found to have learning
disabilities and behavior problems in school.
• Teens that are 17 and younger encounter dangerous risk
when giving birth because their pelvis are not fully developed
and may be not wide enough.
• Thiers also a chance of these young women dying at child
• Theirs also the struggle of rising the child because most young
mothers don’t have a husband to help raise the child.
US teen pregnancy rates are higher
than those of other countries by
more the 50%
About 16% end up in miscarriage.
27% end in abortions
In the past fourteen years teen
pregnancy has risen up to 8%
• How and what did you do when
you found out that you were
pregnant? “I was frightened and
panicking for days not knowing
what to do and who should I go to .
I was planning on running away but
I stayed and told our parents
mainly because I would have no
father to help me rise her.
• What are the disadvanages and
advantages of having a baby at a
young age? I was able to mature a
lot more and understand our dad
but its made my life a lot harder
being a mother, staying in school,
and working in the same time
• How did others treat you when
they found out you are a mother?
Some would judge me or give me
a dirty look but I careless what
others think because at least I'm
taking responsibility for my self
and admit it was my fault.
• Do you regret having the baby?
No because of her I was able to
mature and understand what life
is going to be like and if I had an
abortion I couldn’t live with