Racial and Ethnic Disparities Persist in Teen Pregnancy Prices

LaNita Harris for the Oklahoma City County wellness Department describes two for the posters the division makes use of in its Teen Pregnancy Prevention system. Although teenager maternity and delivery prices have actually fallen days gone by two years, states nevertheless face the truth that black colored and Latina teens are far more than two times as likely as white teens to be expecting. (AP)

It’s issue once regarded as intractable, yet maternity and birth prices for black colored and Latina teenagers have actually dropped precipitously in past times two years—at a even faster clip than compared to white teenagers. Continue reading