Includes bibliographical references (page 104) and index.
A life-changing moment -- Getting pregnant and the symptoms -- Birth control options -- Teen pregnancy on the decline -- Public policy and demographics -- Making the choice -- The cost of pregnancy -- Effects on daily life -- Essential facts -- Glossary -- Additional notes.
"This book explores unplanned pregnancies and the steps teens can take when in this situation. The title examines birth control options, the symptoms of pregnancy, and how the decision to parent, put a child up for adoption, or abort may affect a teen's life. Features include a glossary, online resources, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO."-- Provided by publisher.