Teen Pregnancy

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Risks

High blood pressure

Sexually transmitted disease

Birth defects

Rubella

Postpartum depression

Results

PIH-

Mother: Effects their kidneys, heart and blood circulation

Baby :Risk of giving birth to a premature baby, still birth, miscarriage

STDS-

Mother: heart disease, infertility, and eye infections

Baby- Miscarriage/stillbirth, severe eye infections, baby could be born with disease

Birth defects -

Mother:Social, emotional, financial risks. Employment and educational concerns

Baby:Struggles to survive, face challenges of life

Rubella-

Mother: Fever, rash, and swollen lymph glands,

Baby: miscarriage, still birth, congenital defects. could have future vision, hearing and heart problems

Postpartum depression-

Mother: Feeling down and sad during or after pregnancy

Baby: interfere with development of the newborn

Prevention

Abstinence -the act of refraining from sexual intercourse

Contraceptives- birth control pill, condom which is available for both men and women.