By Jack C. Westman
This ebook addresses the discrepancy among efforts to avoid adolescent being pregnant and aid of adolescent parenthood, that is arguably America's maximum unrecognized public health and wellbeing main issue. It proposes a possible criminal technique because the foundation for making sure that children' infants have useful mom and dad with the assets and environments they wish.
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John Stuart Mill, 18591 Statistical trends play a vital role in attracting public attention to social problems. When they rise, we become concerned. When they go down, as is the case with adolescent pregnancy and childbirth, we move on to another problem that is rising. In so doing, social problems seldom are effectively addressed. A more realistic approach is to attend to all of our social problems, especially those that affect family relationships, and use rates to assess progress. 2 The pregnancy termination rate decreased 38% from 35 to 22/1,000.
In so doing, social problems seldom are effectively addressed. A more realistic approach is to attend to all of our social problems, especially those that affect family relationships, and use rates to assess progress. 2 The pregnancy termination rate decreased 38% from 35 to 22/1,000. Of an estimated 757,000 pregnancies among 15 through 19 yearolds in 2002, 57% ended in childbirth, 29% in termination, and 14% in miscarriage. The pregnancy rate for 15 through 17-year-olds fell from 77 in 1990 to 44/1,000 in 2002, a 42% drop.
At the same time, juvenile arrests showed a 20% increase from 2004 to 2005 for murder, an 11% increase for forcible rape, and an 11% increase for robbery. While violent crime has been at historic lows in cities like New York, Miami and Los Angeles, it is rising sharply in Milwaukee and in other cities across the nation. It is expected to increase as an increasing number of violent felons complete their sentences over the next five to ten years. In the 1990s, homicides were in gang battles over drug turfs.