CDC: Fewer teen moms giving birth

February 12, 2013 9:50:24 AM PST
The number of babies born to teen mothers in the United States dropped to record lows in 2011.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there was an 8 percent drop in teen births between 2010 and 2011. Data shows just over 3 percent of 15- to 19-year-olds had babies during that period.

The findings are published in the journal Pediatrics.


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