Q 1 Adolescent pregnancy is viewed as a high-risk situation because it poses serious health risks for the mother and the baby. Describe various risk factors or precursors to adolescent pregnancy. Research community and state resources devoted in adolescent pregnancy and describe at least two of these resources. Research the teen pregnancy rates for the last 10 years for your state and community. Has this rate increased or decreased? Discuss possible reasons for an increase or decrease. Q 2 Describe two external stressors that are unique to adolescents. Discuss what risk-taking behaviors may result from the external stressors and what support or coping mechanism can be introduced. Attempt Sta
It is in the public domain that Adolescent pregnancies remain a concern in public health worldwide. The World Health Organization (WHO) has indicated that annually about 16 million girls between 15 and 19 give birth. This poses the many countries and non-governmental organizations to come up policies and programs that can help curb this danger. The teen pregnancies expose a fatal risk to the mother and the baby some of which become lie -time effects and therefore the need to stop or rather prevent the many cases reported worldwide. Indeed, this study will exploit the topic of Adolescent pregnancy and exposes the risk factors pertaining g to it among other critical issues surrounding the topic.