Married as a teen, this woman learned how to not give up on her dreams despite getting pregnant and dropping out of high school. — Twenty-two years ago, I was 17 and pregnant. I found an alternative high school program for pregnant teens. I had just informed my boss (a Chinese pediatrician) that I would be resigning […]
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The reason that teen pregnancy rates have plunged in the last few years is because boys are behaving more responsibly.
S.E. Smith investigates the real messages in Chicago’s new teen pregnancy ad.
Here’s to the girl who made me the man I am today.
Welcome to Belen, where the poorest of the poor float for half the year on the floodplains of the Amazon.
Mainstream media representations of teen parenthood are sensationalized, stigmatized, and almost always female. Our Reality is different.
What an interesting and important concept: A play about teen pregnancy from the angle of the father.
New data on sexuality indicates boys are putting off sex and are much more interested in intimacy than we seem to give them credit for.
Trigger warning for brief mentions of rape and abuse. I recently came across (possibly via Scarleteen) this awesome report about male adolescent sexual health within the primary care setting. According to the study, male sexual health is quite often overlooked within the clinical setting. Pediatricians are three times more likely to take sexual histories from female […]