Pregnancy Information For Teens, 2nd Edition

  • Elizabeth Magill
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  • ISBN-10: 0780812212
  • ISBN-13: 9780780812215
  • DDC: 618.200835
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - College Senior
  • 424 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released October 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Health tips about teen pregnancy and teen parenting including facts about prenatal care, pregnancy complications, labor and delivery, postpartum care, pregnancy-related lifestyle concerns, the emotional and legal issues of teen parenting, and more.

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: Preventing Teen Pregnancy.
6: Questions and Answers about Sexuality Education.
7: Birth Control Methods.
8: Teen Pregnancy and the Media.
9: If You Think You're Pregnant.
10: Finding out If You're Pregnant.
11: Telling Parents You're Pregnant.
12: Thinking about Abortion.
13: Thinking about Adoption.
14: Thinking about Parenting.
15: Staying Healthy During Your Pregnancy.
16: Having a Healthy Pregnancy.
17: Prenatal Care and Tests.
18: Taking Vitamins with Folic Acid During Pregnancy.
19: The Stages of Pregnancy.
20: The Physical Changes and Discomforts of Pregnancy.
21: Nutrition and Exercise During Pregnancy.
22: Eating Disorders During Pregnancy.
23: Sleeping During Pregnancy.
24: Depression During and After Pregnancy.
25: Medicines and Pregnancy.
26: X-Rays During Pregnancy.
27: Drinking Alcohol During Pregnancy.
28: Smoking During Pregnancy.
29: Caffeine Use During Pregnancy.
30: Illicit Drug Use During Pregnancy.
31: Environmental Risks and Pregnancy.
32: Abuse During Pregnancy.
33: High-Risk Pregnancies and Pregnancy Complications.
34: High-Risk Pregnancy.
35: Genetic Testing.
36: Pregnancy Complications.
37: Anemia During Pregnancy.
38: Preeclampsia.
39: Preterm Labor and Birth.
40: Managing Asthma and Allergies During Pregnancy.
41: If You Are Pregnant and Diabetic.
42: Gestational Diabetes.
43: Preparing for Multiple Births.
44: Ectopic Pregnancy.
45: Miscarriage and Stillbirth.
46: Childbirth.
47: Your Developing Baby.
48: Items Your Baby Will Need.
49: Making Your Home Safe for Baby.
50: Taking Classes to Prepare for Baby.
51: Creating Your Birth Plan.
52: Birthing Centers and Hospital Maternity Services.
53: Labor and Birth.
54: Recovering from Birth.
55: Your Newborn.
56: Your Baby's First Hours of Life.
57: Breastfeeding.
58: Bringing Your Baby Home.
59: Newborn Care and Safety.
60: Teen Parenting Problems and Solutions.
61: Completing Your Education.
62: Considering Emancipation from Your Parents.
63: Finding a Place to Live.
64: Second Chance Homes.
65: Health Insurance Options for Women.
66: WIC: The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children.
67: Vaccines for Uninsured Children.
68: Understanding Child Care Options.
69: Finding Help Paying for Child Care.
70: Child Custody.
71: Child Support.
72: Teen Fatherhood Rights and Responsibilities.
73: If You Need More Information.
74: Directory of Teen Pregnancy Resources.
75: Directory of Assistance Resources for Low-Income Pregnant Women.
76: Directory of Education Resources for Teen Parents.