Teen Birth Rate Spikes After 14 Years of Decline

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The birth rate for American teenagers has increased for the first time in over a decade; the National Center for Health Statistics recently reported a 3 percent increase in pregnancy among girls 15 to 19 years old. Guests discuss the challenges that teen mothers face, and one young mother shares her own story.


Carly Broder, teen mom

Bill Albert, deputy director of the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy

Kathy Biddle, registered nurse; runs Young Mothers' Club in San Francisco



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