Submitted by Jenifer on January 18, 2013
As the problems of teen drug abuse, unsafe sex and alcoholism continue to increase, it is no wonder that teen pregnancy rates are on the rise as well. The US has one of the highest rates of teenage pregnancies in the industrialized world and this is hardly something to be proud of. Teenage pregnancies come along with a whole set of accompanying social, economic and personal problems. Understanding what the cons of teenage pregnancy are may help youngsters make informed decisions about their health and their lives.