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Jasmine Villegas Is Singing the Right Tune When It Comes to Supporting Young Parents
Health advocate, Latina, Mother, Wife, Organizer, Outdoors ent...
Villegas's fame will help her with many of these basic necessities, but she is sure to experience some of the judgment I experienced for her decision to become a young parent. I hope she knows how important it is that she push back on this stigma.
How This Former Teen Mom Got Past Feeling Like She Had To 'Over-Parent'
The Story Behind Baby Showers for Teen Latino Parents
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist
The public shame her mother experienced is not as severe these days for young women in similar circumstances. Nor should it be, says Arroyo. But, she notes, Latinos are just as concerned as other Americans that too many young people are having babies too early.
What Pregnant and Parenting Teens Really Need
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When I got pregnant and became a mother at 15, I experienced an overwhelming onslaught of disrespect and shame from family members, friends and perfect strangers.
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