Research | Topic: Pregnancy

American Teens Are Having Less Sex Than Their Parents Did

Teenage sex rates have been declining since they peaked in 1988, when just over half of all US teenagers had reported having sex before the age of 20. Read the article here.

Prenatal Exposure To Tobacco May Impair Adolescent Executive Functions

A new study shows that prenatal tobacco exposure has negative effects that can last well into a child’s future. Read the article here.

Births: Preliminary Data for 2014

Data from the National Vital Statistics Reports looks at the U.S. birth rate, including the teen birth rate.

Download the report here.