Teen Health Series: Pregnancy Information for Teens, 4th Edition

  • Kevin Hayes
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  • ISBN-10: 0780819004
  • ISBN-13: 9780780819009
  • DDC: 306.874
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2021 | Published/Released May 2021
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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This book provides consumer health information for teens about maintaining health during pregnancy, preparing for childbirth, and caring for a newborn. Includes index and resource information.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Understanding the Problem of Teen Pregnancy.
2: The Risks of Teenage Pregnancy.
3: Recent Teen Pregnancy Statistics.
4: When Pregnancy Is a Result of Abuse.
5: What Should You Do If You Have Been Raped?.
6: Preventing Teen Pregnancy.
7: Sexual Health Education: Tips for Parents.
8: Positive Parenting.
9: Birth Control Methods.
10: Teen Pregnancy and the Media.
11: If You Think You Are Pregnant.
12: Understanding Fertility.
13: Unintended Pregnancy.
14: Finding Out If You Are Pregnant.
15: Telling Parents You Are Pregnant.
16: Thinking About Abortion.
17: Thinking About Adoption.
18: Thinking About Parenting.
19: Staying Healthy During Your Pregnancy.
20: The Stages of Pregnancy.
21: The Physical Changes and Discomforts of Pregnancy.
22: Having a Healthy Pregnancy.
23: Prenatal Care and Tests.
24: Genetic Testing.
25: Taking Vitamins with Folic Acid During Pregnancy.
26: Nutrition and Exercise During Pregnancy.
27: Weight Gain During Pregnancy.
28: Eating Disorders During Pregnancy.
29: Stress During Pregnancy.
30: Depression During and After Pregnancy.
31: Medicines and Pregnancy.
32: X-Rays During Pregnancy.
33: Food Poisoning During Pregnancy.
34: Drinking Alcohol During Pregnancy.
35: Smoking During Pregnancy.
36: Caffeine Use During Pregnancy.
37: Illicit Drug Use During Pregnancy.
38: What You Need to Know About STDs, HIV, and AIDS.
39: Climate Change and Pregnancy.
40: Zika and Pregnancy.
41: COVID-19 and Pregnancy.
42: High-Risk Pregnancies and Pregnancy Complications.
43: High-Risk Pregnancy.
44: Pregnancy Complications.
45: Anemia During Pregnancy.
46: Preeclampsia and Eclampsia.
47: Asthma Medication and Pregnancy.
48: Gestational Diabetes and Pregnancy.
49: Miscarriage and Stillbirth.
50: Preterm Labor and Birth.
51: Preparing for Multiple Births.
52: Childbirth.
53: Taking Classes to Prepare for Baby.
54: Creating Your Birth Plan.
55: Birthing Centers and Hospital Maternity Services.
56: Labor and Birth.
57: Cesarean Birth.
58: Recovering from Childbirth.
59: Child Development Basics.
60: Vaccines Shortly After Birth.
61: Making Your Home Safe for Baby.
62: Your Newborn.
63: Your Baby’s First Hours of Life.
64: Breastfeeding.
65: Bringing Your Baby Home.
66: Bonding with Your Baby.
67: Newborn Care and Safety.
68: Caring for Newborns When the Mother Has COVID-19.
69: Teen Parenting Problems and Solutions.
70: Consequences of Teenage Parenthood.
71: Completing Your Education.
72: Considering Emancipation from Your Parents.
73: Social Determinants and Eliminating Disparities in Teen Pregnancy.
74: Finding a Place to Live.
75: Health Insurance During Pregnancy.
76: WIC: The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children.
77: Vaccines for Uninsured Children.
78: Understanding Child-Care Options.
79: Finding Help Paying for Child Care.
80: Child Custody.
81: Child Support.
82: Teen Fatherhood Rights and Responsibilities.
83: Laws on Violence Against Women.
84: If You Need More Information.
85: Directory of Teen Pregnancy Resources.
86: Directory of Assistance Resources for Low-Income Pregnant Women.