Why It Matters: Teen Childbearing and Infant Health

Why It Matters

This Why it Matters fact sheet documents the consequences of teen childbearing on prenatal care, smoking during pregnancy, and preterm delivery.

Publication date: October 2012

Author(s): Kelleen Kaye

Suggested Citation(s): Kaye, K. (2012). Why It Matters: Teen Childbearing and Infant Health. Washington, DC: The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy.