ERIC Number: EJ396127
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Factors that Adversely Affect the Health and Well-Being of African-American Adolescent Mothers and Their Infants.
Barnett, Alva P.
Urban League Review, v12 n1-2 p101-09 Sum-Win 1988-89
Describes the negative impact of the following factors on African-American adolescent pregnancy and motherhood: (1) age; (2) nutrition; (2) family income; and (3) availability and accessibility of health care services. Briefly discusses socio-culturally relevant intervention strategies. (FMW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue with the title "Strategies for Alleviating Teenage Pregnancy in the Twenty-First Century."