Fewer Babies Having Babies: U.S. Teen Birth Rate Cut in Half

Fewer Babies Having Babies: U.S. Teen Birth Rate Cut in Half

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The number of teenagers in the U.S. giving birth is at an all-time low, according to federal health officials. On Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that teen birth rates have declined 61 percent since the early 1990s. In 1991, the birth rate among females age 15 to 19 was 61.8 per…

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