lunes, 14 de abril de 2014

Have You Heard? Facts From The Field - April 14, 2014

Have You Heard?
April 14, 2014
  • The Bronx Teen Connection program is placing trained health educators in South Bronx high schools to provide information and referrals to teen-friendly reproductive and sexual health services.
    • The program is also using an app that helps New York City teens connect to sexual health clinics.
  • In 2012, as part of the Think Teen pregnancy prevention program, the Mobile County (Alabama) Health Department turned part of a pediatric clinic into a teen-friendly sexual and reproductive health clinic for adolescents only.
    • The clinic increased hormonal contraception (pill, patch, ring, injectable) prescriptions to adolescent clients from 3.1% in 2012 to 12.8% in 2013.
Vital Signs Talk BubbleInterested in learning more about these efforts? Join tomorrow’s CDC Vital Signs Town Hall Teleconference on Preventing Teen Pregnancy in Younger TeensApril 15, 2014, 2–3 pm (EDT).
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