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September 30, 2013
Previous research has shown that family context while growing up, such as relationships with one’s own parents and problems in the household, can influence parenting...
July 22, 2013
On 5/19/13, Dr. Trace Kershaw and Dr. Tashuna Albritton as well as our group facilitators, Victoria Dancy and Tim Brown, gave a radio interview about Partners in LIFE.  ...
July 10, 2013
Pregnancy for young couples can be a time of stress and transition that can strain one’s mental health. This is especially important considering past research shows that...
June 19, 2013
Studies have shown that there may be numerous benefits to breastfeeding for both mother and child. Previous research has found that intention to breastfeed is high among...
June 19, 2013
Little data exists on breastfeeding behavior among adolescent mothers, despite their rate of breastfeeding being much lower than older mothers. An ARCH study sought to...
June 19, 2013
For adolescent pregnant couples, relationships may be more important that you think. Social relationships have been shown to influence health in many ways, as positive...
June 18, 2013
When it comes to young couples, an unexpected pregnancy is not always an unwanted pregnancy. While looking at pregnancy desire among 296 expectant adolescent couples, the...

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