Teen pregnancies

Abstinence-Only Education Fail: Texas Sees High Rate Of Teen Pregnancies   

Abstinence-Only Education Fail: Texas Sees High Rate Of Teen Pregnancies   

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Despite ample amounts of research and statistics proving that higher rates of teen pregnancies occur when there’s a lack of comprehensive sex education, Texas and other states still push abstinence-only education while also making contraception less accessible.  The University of Florida-Pensacola conducted a study examining the number of nationwide […]

California Leads The Nation In Reducing Teen Pregnancies

California Leads The Nation In Reducing Teen Pregnancies

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit California is the only state in the union that refused federal money attached to “abstinence-only-until-marriage” programs that were part of a 1996 welfare reform package. The reason was simple: the pilot program previously launched by the state proved to be ineffective when compared to one that included information […]