Early Pregnancy is one of the problems in today’s society. Many teenagers today don’t know how big responsibility to raise a child when they are young too. Becoming a parent is a big responsibility that should give priority, but how can teenagers can handle this big responsibility if they were too young? To raise a child involves a lot of patient and sacrifices which a majority of young adults do not have. The risk of pregnancy among adolescent has largely decreased. Studies have shown: from
The majority of pregnant teens show anxiety, depression and other emotional problem.
Some of the causes of early pregnancy among teenagers are lack of health education, poverty, undergraduate, or problem with their family. Lack of Education among teenagers should be given priority also sexual education should be learned in school. To ensure students will be aware of the outcome teenage pregnancy. Another reasonable cause is family issue. The teenager may have not been provided with the attention, or the needs from the family. These are only a portion of the contributing causes of why there are so many young mothers today.
Children of teen mothers are more likely to preform worse in school than those born to older parents. They are also 50 percent more likely to repeat a grade. They are less likely to complete high school than the children of older mothers, and have lower performance on standardized tests. The relationship between education and teen pregnancy
works both ways. That is, teen pregnancy often has a negative impact on their education. It is also the case that school achievement attendance, and involvement helps reduce the risk of teen pregnancy. My mother however was a teen mom, and she would tell me how she struggled with school, keeping friends, and the struggle of raising me. Although She finished high school at age 19 with only a General Education Development (GED) certificate it was also hard for her to apply for a well-paying...