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Teen Motherhood

How One Night Changed My Life Forever

Alexa Lindsey | Posted 10.07.2013 | Teen
Alexa Lindsey

I was getting ready to leave the gas station when my phone rang. It was my doctor confirming that I was pregnant. The sour never came through so strong then at that moment. I only had sex one time. How could this have happened?

Would You Adopt A 'Text Baby'? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Krystie Yandoli | Posted 05.17.2013 | Teen

DoSomething.org wants to make it easier for high school students to understand just how hard it is to be a teen parent -- and they're doing it through...

'Teen Mom 2' Recap: Walking Close To The Edge

Sydney Levin | Posted 04.01.2012 | TV
Sydney Levin

Jenelle's lawyer got two of her three charges dropped; but she can't do drugs for a year! She's pretty blunt (heh) about how this makes her feel. If she can't light up when she marijuwants to, she gets "anxiety-ridden."

Life's Detours Don't End the Story

Sarah Henson | Posted 02.28.2012 | Black Voices
Sarah Henson

I wonder what my life would have been like had Teen Mom been popular when I had my son at age fourteen. I wonder if the stares would have lasted as long or if the shame would have moved inside of my heart where it lived for years.

Celebrity Buzz Belies The Cost Of Teen Motherhood

AP | DAVID CRARY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Teen motherhood has gained a bit of celebrity allure with the pregnancies of Jamie Lynn Spears and Bristol Palin, but front-line professionals see a s...