Published in Women's Health Weekly, October 28th, 1996
Of 200 poor, pregnant 13- to 18-year-old patients in an adolescent-oriented maternity program, 12 (11.5 percent) became pregnant again during the first postpartum year. The researchers found that those who conceived again were more likely to have had a prior miscarriage, dropped out of school, abused illicit substances, moved away from...
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