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Risk Factors for Adolescent Births

Risk Factors

Experiencing birth during adolescence can increase a teen's risk of acquiring a sexually-transmitted infection as well as seriously hinder future financial stability due to limited educational attainment.

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Content updated: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 14:27:09 MDT