Kids Health

When Your Teen Is Having a Baby

When Your Teen Is Having a Baby


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Birthright International
Birthright International is an independent, nonprofit group that provides resources and support for pregnant teens. It has local chapters throughout the U.S. and Canada. It is not affiliated with any religious or governmental organization.

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
The AAP is committed to the health and well-being of infants, adolescents, and young adults. The website offers news articles and tips on health for families.

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children - better known as the WIC Program - serves to safeguard the health of low-income women, infants, & children up to age 5 who are at nutritional risk by providing nutritious foods to supplement diets, information on healthy eating, and referrals to health care.

Maternal and Child Health Bureau
This U.S. government agency is charged with promoting and improving the health of mothers and children.

Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Planned Parenthood offers information on sexually transmitted diseases, birth control methods, and other issues of sexual health.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
This site offers information on numerous health issues. The women's health section includes readings on pregnancy, labor, delivery, postpartum care, breast health, menopause, contraception, and more.
This site examines all aspects of adoption and the adoptive process.