Teen Pregnancy Hits Historic Lows

EUGENE, Ore — Teen pregnancy rates have hit historic lows—that’s according to the CDC, and it’s having an impact on more than just the teens. The study says the most recent peak in teen pregnancy was 1991 so, it looked at the rates from that year through 2010 where the numbers dropped by 44 percent. … Continue reading »

Teen Pregnancy Rates Down in Lane County

EUGENE, Ore. — Preliminary numbers show teen pregnancy rates are down in Lane County. The numbers show in almost 15 years teen pregnancy rates for 10 to 17 year-olds in Lane County have gone down by about a third. The Oregon Health Authority reports there were 100 teen pregnancies in Lane County in 2013, compared … Continue reading »