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The Two Words That Changed Everything

It was in the parking lot of our local grocery store—the very one my 17-year-old daughter works as a cashier—that I heard the two words which would forever change everything.  628 more words

Christian Parenting

Teenage Pregnancy - What are the facts?

Teenage pregnancies account for around 6.5 % of the total pregnancies in the 15-19 age group (2009). Teenage pregnancies are known to be associated with adverse outcomes during pregnancy and childbirth such as negative obstetric and foetal outcomes, and social consequences. 687 more words


From A to Z: How to Love by Katie Cotugno

Dear Z,

We have heard so many good things about this book. Everyone who has read it has raved about it. The cover design (original not revamp) is amazingly adorable. 482 more words

The Obscene Paradigm

Trenches and trench coats lead a girl astray

Billboards tell the child to never run away.

Farmers and homesteads is all she’s ever known

The family still calls her baby, but my has she grown. 160 more words


Pregnancy is not risk free, stop treating it like it is.

If you are too young, too immature or not mentally or emotionally competent to choose an abortion – you are too young, too immature, and not mentally or emotionally competent to endure 9 months of pregnancy and childbirth. 1,773 more words


Preventing Teen Pregnancy: More Contraception and MTV?

Teenage pregnancy in the United States hit an all time low in 2013. After a rise in pregnancies between 1986 and 1991, many organizations and policymakers developed programs to prevent or delay adolescent pregnancy. 168 more words

Reproductive Health

New and exiting opportunity to join the PMHP team

The Perinatal Mental Health Project (PMHP) requires the services of a Research Officer / Senior Research Officer. This is a full time post for a… 147 more words

MDG 5 - Improve Maternal Health