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Prom and the teen mom

Prom and the Teen Mom

A young woman who had gotten pregnant in high school reached out to us and offered to share her story so that local teens could learn from her experience. Yesterday, I had the honor of hearing her speak at Boonsboro High School’s Prom Promise – a pre-prom rally that the entire school attends to learn […]

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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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Teen Question: Is there a program that helps teen moms stay in school while raising a baby?

At Teens Have Choices, we invite teens to ask about anything that’s on their minds, and we do our best to provide a response that is both sincere and caring, while pointing out additional resources that may be needed. If one teen is asking, we know that other teens are wondering the same thing, but […]

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Virgin Mary

Mary and the Ultimate Unplanned Pregnancy

A recent article caught my attention (and my imagination); it dealt with the controversy over this billboard image: Yes, that’s the Virgin Mary holding a home pregnancy test. Some of those in New Zealand who saw this billboard felt it was sacrilegious,  even though it was a church who posted the billboard. The point they […]

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Not the Glam Life – A Teen’s Take on Teen Mom 2

Okay so…Teen Mom 2! As MOST of us (unfortunately) know, Season 2 of Teen Mom 2 is coming back Tuesday, December 6th. I want to know everyone’s take on this – how do you think it is affecting teens today? I personally think it is – wait for it – good for teens. I mean, […]

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