Health Rewind: Cervical Cancer Up Among Black Seniors

of 106Photo
  • Are Meat Companies Lying to Us?
  • Women: Lung Cancer is Killing Us
  • Study: Unplanned Pregnancies Way Down Among Teens
  • Black LGBT Americans on Their Health
  • Health Centers Harmed by Rejected Medicaid Expansion
  • Like to Fight? It Might Kill You Early
  • Exercise is Best Predictor for Women’s Heart Disease
  • Cervical Cancer More Common, Especially Among African-Americans
  • Ohio Measles Outbreak Biggest in US in Almost 20 Years
  • Black Teens Less Likely to Abuse Prescription Drugs

Study: Unplanned Pregnancies and Abortions Way Down Among Teens

There are fewer teen pregnancies and abortions than ever before says new data from the Guttmacher Institute. Researchers found this to be true despite numbers indicating that teens 18-19 are having more sex, The Atlantic writes. Yet, Black and Latino teens have the highest rates (51.4 percent) and (55.6 percent) compared to whites (23.6 percent). 

(Photo: Don Farrall/GettyImages)

More Photo Galleries

Watch on
Powered By ZergNet