Category Archive: Teenage Pregnancy

Aug 09

Teenage pregnancy is ‘contagious’

Do sisters influence teenage pregnancy? Teenage pregnancy is “contagious” between sisters, researchers in the UK and Norway have claimed. A study of more than 42,000 Norwegian teenage girls suggested they were more likely to become pregnant if their older sister had a baby as a teenager. The effect was greatest when the sisters were of …

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