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New CDC Vital Signs: Younger teens still account for 1 in 4 teen births

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 1:00 PM
Although births to younger teens aged 15 to 17 years have declined, they still represent over a quarter of teen births - nearly 1,700 births a week, according to this month’s Vital Signs by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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CDC will host a telephone-only media briefing to discuss How teen pregnancy rates decline even further. More »

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CDC Telebriefing: New Vital Signs Report - How can teen pregnancy rates decline even further - Transcript

Friday, April 4, 2014, 1:00 PM
Teen births in the United States have declined over the past 20 years to the lowest level ever recorded, but still over 86,000 younger teens aged 15 to 17 gave birth in 2012. About 1 in 4 teen pregnancies are to younger teens aged 15 to 17.

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Younger teens still account for 1 in 4 teen births - Press Release

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 1:00 PM
Although births to younger teens aged 15 to 17 years have declined, they still represent over a quarter of teen births - nearly 1,700 births a week, according to this month’s Vital Signs.

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