Why teen pregnancy is higher in the south than the north states?

Answer The dynamics behind teen pregnancy and the teen birth rate (TBR) include poverty, sex abuse and/or sexualization, violent and chaotic homes, lack of health care as an un-pregnant female, economic a... Read More »

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Would you consider Kentucky to be in the North or South part of the United States?

Why do people call teen pregnancy a mistake today if teen pregnancy was common in the old days?

Answer Teen pregnancy in the "Old Days" wasn't taboo because most girls were married before they were 17 so it was common to start their family because large families were also common to help out o... Read More »

What can be done to prevent teen pregnancy or support teen moms?

Proper sex education is so far the only thing that is proven to prevent teen pregnancy. Not having sex is another but teaching abstinence made no difference in the statistics. Encourage the use o... Read More »

Do SSI recipients get higher benefits in some states?

SSI, Supplemental Security Income, remains Federal assistance. Individual states do not have any bearing on the amount paid out in benefits. The benefits you receive are on a case-by-case basis. As... Read More »