Posts tagged "teen pregnancy"

Quickies!: Rihanna Still Wants To Be Chris Brown’s Friend?!

Rihanna supposedly wants Chris Brown’s restraining order lifted so the two can “work on their friendship.” [Your Tango] — Rihanna’s dad doesn’t approve, and neither do we. [I’m not surprised

Carrie Wasterlain | June 29, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Oh Baby! MTV’s “16 And Pregnant” Premieres

Last night, MTV premiered its new reality show “16 And Pregnant.” And the Juno from the premiere, Miss Maci from Chattanooga, was like a Babyzilla pounding her fists…

Simcha | June 12, 2009 - 3:15 pm

Quick Vid: Insane Pregnancy Prevention Ad (Warning—It’s Graphic!)

Bristol Palin and OctoMom take note! The UK’s National Health Service is using scare tactics to prevent teen pregnancy. This public service announcement doesn’t make a ton of…

Nikki Dowling | May 20, 2009 - 7:15 pm

Bristol Says The Darndest Things

When Bristol Palin got knocked up at age 17, she made national headlines. We applauded her for realizing that “everyone should be abstinent or whatever but it’s not realistic at…

Carrie Wasterlain | May 20, 2009 - 6:45 pm

Bristol Palin Appeared On “Today” And “GMA” To Talk About Teen Pregnancy

Bristol Palin appeared on “The Today Show” and “Good Morning America” today because it’s the National Day to Prevent Teen Pregnancy, and Palin has signed on to be…

Catherine Strawn | May 6, 2009 - 12:45 pm

Does Teen Pregnancy Lead To Obesity?

Teenage mothers are at a greater risk of becoming obese than other women their age who don’t get pregnant, according to a new study by health care provider Kaiser Permanente.

Annika Harris | April 13, 2009 - 5:30 pm

U.S. Teen Birth Rate Up Again

President Barack Obama has been in office for more than 50 days, but the impact of the previous eight years is still leaving an impression. According to a new report…

Annika Harris | March 19, 2009 - 7:00 pm

Quickies!: 90210 Premiere Has Higher Ratings Than Gossip Girl

The new 90210 debuted Tuesday evening with 34 percent higher ratings than Gossip Girl’s season premiere did just the night before. [Perez Hilton]
Alaska Governor Sarah Palin used her line-item…

Annika Harris | September 3, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Planned Parenthood Talks To Teens, Gets Adult Haters

Teenage pregnancy is trendier than metrosexual manscaping. From celebs like Jamie Lynn Spears to preggers Bristol Palin, the 17-year-old daughter of the Republican VP hopeful, baby bumps on babies are…

Simcha | September 3, 2008 - 7:00 pm

Tuesday Quickies!

How to know if you’re fertile without getting accidentally knocked up. [Daily Bedpost]
Jay-Z demands his melons like, uh, Beyonce’s melons. [Candy Kirby]
A recent study found that human skin…

Annika Harris | July 15, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Pregnant Teen Says There Was No Pact

The possible pregnancy pact story continues! One of the pregnant teens, 17-year-old Lindsey Oliver, told Good Morning America there was, in fact, no pact, just as reader Go-To-Girl

Catherine Strawn | June 24, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Massachusetts Teen Pregnancy Pact A Total Sham?

So, remember that teen pregnancy pact story we wrote about yesterday that was featured in Time? Well, one of our frequent commenters, Go-To-Girl, pointed us to a blog post she

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 20, 2008 - 4:45 pm

High School Girls In MA Want To Get Pregnant

Most sexually active teen girls probably live in fear of the day they miss their period, but a group of high schoolers in Massachusetts all decided to get pregnant and…

Catherine Strawn | June 19, 2008 - 3:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: R. Kelly’s Trial, A Flying Penis, And Girls In Gangs

This week, jurors for the R. Kelly child pornography trial watched a 26-minute tape showing oral sex and other acts being performed. R. says the tape doesn’t show him or…

Catherine Strawn | May 22, 2008 - 12:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Bans In China, Teenage Pregnancy On TV, And Mail-Order Brides

Actress Tang Wei’s commercial for Pond’s has been banned in China, most likely because of her steamy role in Ang Lee’s movie Lust, Caution. Her seven-minute sex scene had to…

Catherine Strawn | March 10, 2008 - 1:30 pm

Fergie, Seventeen Mag & Candies Talk to Teens

From Juno to Jamie Lynn Spears, teenage pregnancy is making a comeback — LL Cool J style (don’t call it a comeback, it’s been here for years!). Thankfully, Seventeen magazine…

Simcha | January 30, 2008 - 7:14 pm

It’s Not Fair That Guys Are Incapable Of Getting Pregnant

The New York Times had an interesting op-ed piece entitled “Sex and the Teenage Girl” in yesterday’s paper. Basically, it brings up the fact that the effects of a pregnancy—whether…

Catherine Strawn | January 14, 2008 - 8:04 pm

The Bush Administration Spanks Washington State For Teaching Sex Education

So, the whole issue of government funded abstinence-only education is a confusing one, but we’re here to give you the low-down. Basically, the Bush Administration, in an attempt to offset…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 26, 2007 - 4:00 pm
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