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13 & Pregnant

13 & Pregnant: Washington County (Still) Has A Problem

My heart is in my throat. We get calls or drop-ins from teens here in our office from time to time, many of whom are already pregnant or suspect they are pregnant. All we can do at that point is provide referrals to the Community Free Clinic, Health Department, or Tri-State Health Center. As you […]

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We’ve hit an all-time low…

We’re pretty psyched about the latest news from the Center for Disease Control (CDC): the 2010 U.S. teen birth rate is now at the lowest level ever reported! The 9% drop from 2009 to 2010 is the steepest since 1946 & 1947. Sarah Brown, CEO of The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, […]

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