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Getting girls pregnant at a young age is a good thing. They will become stay at home mums and keep the population steady.
 Spartan76  31 Dec 2007 16:05
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It's a good thing!
Everyone says it is a bad thing because of your attitude, but it's not the problem. The actual problem is the attitude our society has towards it. Younger people are physically more capable to have children, they tear less, they recover much quicker than older people do. This is also a great opportunity for the children of the teens to form positive relationships and get wisdom from generations above them. If everyone had a child at 20 years old, their child would be able to form relationships with about 4 generations above them. They then would get more wisdom from them. The teen who is having the child would also have more wisdom because they would have a bigger support system which would be better for them to be able to finish their education. It is actually proven that when you go back to school as an adult you are more likely to succeed as your brain has developed fully.
 
 bella13076  22 Feb 2017 16:02
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It's their body, their choice. If teenagers do get pregnant, they'll have to abandon their studies, work, knowledge and such. Instead, they'll just stay at home and raise a kid. Here are the reasons why it's a good thing...
1) They'll hopefully learn about responsibility
2) YOLO! Why not become a teenage mum and see how it feels? You only live once.
3) There will be less competition in the real world of jobs and universities.

Does anyone get the irony in this?

No...?
 
 YukiMay  08 Sep 2013 10:59
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I'm with it because wouldn't it be cool to meet your great, great, great, great, great, grandma and have her only be 70? :D
 
 Zillima  07 Jun 2013 04:00
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I am actually an example of how it can be good. I am 18 years old. I have a two year old daughter. If it weren't for my daughter, I would have killed myself. I actually go to JWU in providence. I graduated highschool. I'm not broke living on the street. I believe in god, and understand he does things for a reason. My little girl lives with my parents and her other parent. Is it hard being away at college? Yes, but she inspires me to be better, to be strong, to show her you can make money from your passion. Being a teen mother made me care, forced me to take responsibility for my actions. I think that it is a good thing, given the mother actually cares and is willing to ask for help. I love my daughter, she's advanced in all categories. I have a smart child because I have been raising her the right and proper way. And before anyone says "You're away from her, how could you be a good parent?" There are married couples where the father is away in the military, same thing here, we want a future for our children, and we'd do anything it takes. For me I have to get a college education so that I can support my child and give her the things she needs. Being a teen mother is not all bad, and I'm tired of people always saying it is. I'm a living, breathing reason why it's not. Without her, I would be dead.
 
 Amp097  04 Dec 2012 17:46
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 I'm glad your child is doing well. It sounds like you had a lot of emotional issues-did you see someone? Almost killing yourself indicates a serious psychological issue. It's not something that just goes away. Aging and life experience helps to create maturity...to be stronger, work hard, and take responsibility for your actions. Knowing how hard it's been, how much you've struggled, how much you've missed out on, how much your parents have had to do because you just couldn't and it's not fair...why would you advocate this for others? Why is waiting a few years such a bad thing?
by  MyOpinon
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I'm totally with it. Because it will give them a big responsibility.
 
 ReRe33  30 Oct 2012 16:05
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 I for one believe that people should learn to be responsible before being put in charge of the life of another human being.
by  ohon
 31 Mar 2013 17:45
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I got pregnant at 17, we planned it, im now 18 and am due in november...
Http://www.youtube.com/user/lodicyd?feature=guide
 
 Lodibug  13 Aug 2012 08:26
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Fuckk ya
 
 shawn6o8  04 Apr 2012 13:15
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To learn about teen parenting, students in health classes across the country carry around eggs, or water bottles topped with tennis balls, and pretend these are babies.And they don’t always learn what you might expect.

To learn about teen pregnancy, 17-year-old Gaby Rodriguez wore a fake pregnancy belly that she’d fashioned out of wire mesh, cotton batting and clay. She — and her classmates — seem to have learned a lot.

To graduate from Toppenish High School in Washington State Ms. Rodriguez has to complete a senior project, and she chose to pretend to be pregnant as a way to study “Stereotypes, Rumors and Statistics,” which is what she will be titling her final paper.

Ms. Rodriguez, a straight-A student, conceived her idea last spring, and needed the approval of her principal and superintendent. The handful of others who knew the pregnancy was not real included Ms. Rodriguez’s boyfriend of three years, her mother, best friend and two mentors from the Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital Childbirth Education Program, whom she asked for help with verisimilitude. Her boyfriend’s parents did not know the truth, nor did six of her seven siblings nor her boyfriend’s five brothers and sisters.

After announcing her news to friends, family and teachers in October, Ms. Rodriguez wore baggy clothes through March, then donned her basketball-sized belly upon returning from spring break a few weeks ago. For more than six months she kept careful notes on what was said both to her face and behind her back. At a school-wide assembly on Wednesday morning she asked teachers and students to read some of those comments off index cards she had prepared.

As Ms. Janovich described the scene:

Her best friend, Saida Cortes, a 17-year-old senior who was sitting in the front row, read card No. 3: “Her attitude is changing, and it might be because of the baby or she was always this annoying and I never realized it.”

It grew quiet in the gym as more and more quotes were read aloud. Then Gaby dropped her bomb: “I’m fighting against those stereotypes and rumors because the reality is I’m not pregnant.”
Now that the secret is out, what has Ms. Rodriguez learned?

That too many people feel teen pregnancy is “bound to happen” to a young Hispanic woman, she told “Good Morning America.” That people she thought were friends felt free to call her “irresponsible,” and declared that she “had ruined her life,” though they didn’t say that to her directly. That she is happy not to be pregnant for her prom, where she plans to wear a form-fitting gown. That she wants to study social work or sociology when she starts Columbia Basin College this fall, and that she’s “not planning to have a child until after I graduate.”
Btw “Good Morning America" is a tv show who doesn't know. So in concludion i want to say that teenage pregnancy is possible only if she has a lot of money and can support herself and the baby. But firs to fall try to do the same experiment as Ms. Rodriguez imagine that you are pregnant carry a basketball or egg i don't and try to learn, understand if it is ok to be pregnant when you are a teenager.
 
 Farkhat  19 Oct 2011 10:40
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 How is this an argument for teen pregnancy? Teen moms are more likely to abuse their children, they are more likely to have babies with low birthweight and other issues. They are more likely to raise their child on the welfare system which hurts us all.
by  Nicosmom
 22 Nov 2011 00:40
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Who are you tell anyone a certain age you should b to receive a gift from god
 
 destiny202  22 Jun 2011 23:26
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 um........still.....
pregnancy in a young age?
would you say that it's a right thing to do?
after all they did it to make that happen..
by  coco99
 05 Oct 2011 20:33
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It might be an accident because not everyone wants to be pregnant
 
 Clover  19 Jun 2011 04:02
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 but is it a good thing?? that's what the debate is on.
is getting pregnancy in a young age a good thing to you??
by  coco99
 05 Oct 2011 20:34
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If it helps keep a balance in the world...lets have some Over achievers N some Under achiever
 
 chevgal  16 Dec 2010 00:40
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I agree in the sense that there isn't actually anything morally wrong with having a child when you're a teenager. If you're a responsible and respectful person who just really wants to have a baby then do it.

In fact, having a child when you're younger MAY be less dangerous because you're healthier, stronger and thus more likely to go through childbirth safely than an older woman.

If having a baby during adolescence is such an evil thing that how come Mother Nature has allowed girls to have kids at that age?

But of course it depends on the individual.
 
 Trajan429  24 Aug 2010 12:58
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 I'm appalled at the inaccuracy of your comment. Not only is teen pregnancy not safer, but it's the most dangerous. Teenagers are not physically or mentally matured enough to have children. The infant mortality rate for babies of adolescent mothers is around 12-15%, which is almost 10 points higher than the national rate (5.98%). Teen pregnancies also have the highest rate of maternal deaths. Teens are in no way stronger or necessarily healthier than adults. If you have to use the word MAY in your comment, don't comment because MAY is just another word for I DON'T KNOW.
by  reader
 25 Oct 2012 23:59
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Its a good thing they become responsible
 
 dude1241  12 Jun 2010 02:58
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 Should?
by  hasdass
 17 May 2011 11:41
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Im in for it dosent really matter.
 
 eman4018  03 Dec 2009 03:23
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Its there choice and if it turns out bad they made the wrong decision
 
 MissMurder  30 Jun 2009 13:40
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The teenagers should decide
 
 dani  19 May 2009 18:09
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 Teens are ignorant. They don't know the real world. They don't realize the amount of effort it takes it raise a baby properly. It is not fair to the baby being raised in such an environment.
by  kalv
 15 Nov 2011 00:03
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You should take this idea to Congress! This is the best idea since God.
 
 Epicfailgy  19 May 2009 18:04
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It teaches those idiots the hard way.
 
 yu_yevin  15 Oct 2008 00:17
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 i agree but...
by  -_-
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I think it all depends on the person and not just on teens them selves. There are some adults that don't know how to take care of kids or even try to make a good life for there kids. There are some teen moms i know that are better mothers than mothers that are older. So i say don't base it on people as a hole but one the person.
 
 greeneyez  10 Jul 2008 17:42
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 It's not just the person, it's society. Teenagers may be mentally capable to take care of a child, but unless they are filthy rich, it's very difficult to raise a child as a teenager. Most teen mothers don't have college degrees, and can't get a job. It's immoral on the child's behalf.
by  reader
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What a good idea
 
 corted  01 Jul 2008 13:43
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My mom was 19 when i was born, my dad was 22. They were young enough to be active in my life growing up. Mom was a teenager 19. 18 or 19 and having kids is OK, you are an adult. You make your own decisions. And live with those decisions, if you are younger than 18, you are still a child, and children should not have children.
 
 Driver  11 May 2008 17:31
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 My mom was 18 when she got pregnant with me. I am not totally screwed up, but my younger brothers that were born when my mom was 30 are going to be raised much better than I was because my mom is much more mature now.
by  raiderfan9
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I am so for it! Now i can have sex without a condom and not worry whether or not the girl will be pregnant because it will help society. I love this sex without consequences! (Note the huge amount of sarcasm)
 
 raiderfan9  08 May 2008 01:40
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 LOL funny
by  Mr-Spicy
 16 Jun 2011 15:15
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Yup early pregnancy means having to get married early and I'm up for that cause me and and my boyfriend are wanting to have a baby but getting married when you are 18 is not right so I'm up for i support you 100%
 
 tinnss  27 Feb 2008 22:55
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 Neither is having a baby at any age without the commitment of marriage...If you can't be committed to each other,,,how can you be committed to raising a normal functioning humanbeing?
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 11 Apr 2008 20:11
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If the couple is married and up for it then i say whats the problem? Suree some kids are immature and irresponsible, but if they cant handle the baby they cant put it up for adoption or take parenting classes.
 
 spongebob  09 Feb 2008 00:18
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 Then if they can`t handle a baby they shouldn`t get pregnant. They are too many kids in adoption homes waiting to have families already to put more. they are not dolls they are human beings!
by  redrose
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Teenage pregnancy means, early marriages, and i am a total supporter of early marriage.
 
 mezzzo1  11 Jan 2008 19:53
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 No, because the father of the child will more than likely leave the mother before the baby is born so he can escape having to pay child support. This leaves many teenage girls crushed and alone, making them irresponsible enough to do things like drink during or after pregnancy and even avoid their child. Marriage has nothing to do with it. Frankly, it's all about the sex until a kid pops out.
by  The_Alex
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I think teenage pregnancy is a good thing. I don't think we always give young people the benefit of the doubt when it comes to being responsible. Our society expects you to be quite a lot older before you get a partner and have kids whereas only 40 - 50 years ago people were happily settling down at 16. There is a lot of pressure on being properly educated and getting a good job. What happened to women just populating the earth?

Young people know what sex is anyway. It is stupid of us to remain ignorant to that. By the time they are in their teens young people are capable of reproducing - its what we're programmed to do. Ok, so society is probably a lot more promiscuous than it used to be and we're likely to have 7+ sexual partners then surely if a teenage girl gets pregnant after her first sexual encounter she's less likely to do it again.

When a teenage girl gets pregnant she has to learn to be responsible very quickly. She probably has all the tools but has been so smothered it will take her a while to get in gear. She will learn to make proper life decisions and get to grips with money, accommodation and cleaning etc very quickly. For any other person they probably won't master this for another 7 - 8 years!

They won't be distracted by careers either. Women are waiting longer and longer to have children so they can focus on their careers. Fine. But what does that mean for their child when they finally have one? Their parents will be so much older and probably not as capable or as in touch to do fun activities with their child. Having a child young means that they get to have all the fun with their baby while they have the energy and playfulness and work on a career when their child begins school. There are plenty of evening and open university courses they can follow!

Young mums should have healthier babies too. A teenager has a much lower risk of having a baby with complications. The young person will be fit and healthy and so their child is likely to be.

They will also have plenty of family including young parents to help with caring and babysitting. And the grandparents have the advantage of being more agile than they would be in 10 to 15 years time when they would otherwise be grandparents.

So yes, teenage pregnancy is a good thing for the baby, mother and grandparents. And even society!!
 
 Spartan76  31 Dec 2007 16:18
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 As a high school student and therefore a young person, I do not believe that the majority of my peers deserve the benefit of the doubt. They are ignorant, point blank.
by  The_Alex
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I agree with all of the reasons above on why it's bad for the mother. There is also a multitude of reasons of why it's bad for the child.

Stability-studies show that it's better for a child to have a two parent home. One where both parents are in a healthy, loving, and mature relationship. One where there isn't constant discourse over money, responsibilities, or commitment. Too many young people haven't had time to figure out who they are or who they need to be a long-term support partner. Broken families have a horrible emotional impact on a child-look up the statistics on single parent households.

Financial & Parental Responsibility - Parents that are young are usually not self-sufficient. They depend on other family members to financially support their children and care for their children while they finish school or work or actually be a teenager. When you've spent your whole life raising your children and it's time to relax and reap the benefits, then your teenager becomes pregnant and you step up to help them. It's unfair for the grandparents to have to take on a parental and financial role to a teen's child-how about just letting them enjoy being a grandparent?

Maturity & Wisdom - It's not a lot of hard work to become pregnant. If it is an accident, you're already making bad decisions. It takes someone who has had life experience, emotional maturity, and knowledge to properly raise a child. If you're still asking your parents for help, you probably shouldn't be making life decisions for another human. They are only babies for a little while-you are responsible for everything. Your daily interaction with them (if you are even capable of being there daily) shapes them into the person they will become. Being able to make good decisions for your child is not something that everyone is "born with". Have you (not someone else): Baby-proofed your (not someone else's) home, prepared & provided for all the basic needs, researched the schools in your neighborhood, checked the sex offender list, interviewed potential baby sitters/day care's, looked into drs & dentists, have insurance to cover anything that happens, have a savings account set up with at least half your yearly income in of case bad times, have you done any research into child development and what to expect, have you the ability to care for a child who may need extensive therapy or medical care...

Ugh I could go on forever...it's not just a baby-it's a life...would you want yourself as a parent?
 
 MyOpinon  09 Dec 2015 19:45
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 Studies do not show that, my best friend lives with just her mother and she is also the head girl of her school. I am also a child of a one parent home, with 3 other siblings and I have turned out fine? So you are saying that we are going to have a worse life because we only have parent supporting us? Yes they may need help to support their children from their family but I'm sure everyone who has had a child has been given support from someone else. It doesn't actually take someone who has had life experience and emotional maturity to have a child because if they have recently had those feelings, when their child gets to that age and they are feeling this way, the mother is actually going to understand their child more, this will decrease the rate of self harm and suicide. I can garauntee that anyone who has a child, will ask their parents for help at one stage or another. While they are babies and you are spending time with me, your relationship becomes stronger which means when they get older they will have a strong relationship where the child will be able to talk to the mother before making bigger decisions as they will have this strong relationship (close age gap). You don't need to do all of this stuff you are suggesting? You are saying that they need to check the sex offenders list?, that doesn't make sense. In my home town, there is no sex offenders list. Your just giving the world an example of your own opinion of what a parent should be like. Every parent is different and the way they bring up their child is their own decision, it's not your place to say that they must do this because I know plenty of 30-40 year old parents who don't even consider anything to do with a sex offenders list. Child development is also never the same, so you can't tell a teenager that they must know every development stage of their child. This is a scare tactic that makes them think if their child doesn't fit to these exact standards they are not going to succeed in life and it's just because they are teen parents? You seem to only list the negative things about teen preganacy, what about the fact that they are physically more capable to have children, they tear less, they recover much quicker than older people do. This is also a great opportunity for the children of the teens to form positive relationships and get wisdom from generations above them. If everyone had a child at 20 years old, their child would be able to form relationships with about 4 generations above them. They then would get more wisdom from them. The teen who is having the child would also have more wisdom because they would have a bigger support system which would be better for them to be able to finish their education. It is actually proven that when you go back to school as an adult you are more likely to succeed as your brain has developed fully.
by  bella13076
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No, teenage mothers are 85% more likely to get pissed and shake their babies than older mothers.
 
 MrJones67  07 Jan 2015 13:27
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Teenagers would need to spend more time studying to get a life, than be home feeding a baby >_
 
 Christofu  26 Nov 2014 06:58
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Girls' life is not just to get married or become pregnant..they have much more to do for the future.They have to study,enjoy their lives,play around,etc. Teenage life is the most wonderful stage of life in my opinion. So teenage marriage should not be encouraged at any cost.And I strongly say.TEENAGE MARRIAGE IS NOT A GOOD THING !! All children.Teenage is a period when you don't know what is correct and what is wrong..So how can that girl be pregnant ?? How ridiculous situation ?? Hope everyone understood the seriousness of teenage pregnancy..
 
 vereshia  25 Jan 2014 08:46
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Sex is disgusting and should be banned.
 
 proby96  26 Dec 2013 21:24
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Preferably I am on both sides I think that teenage pregnancy is good because it settles their urges to have sex and also it leaves more time that the child gets to spend with their mother but children don't need 18 yrs to spend with their mother when you look at animals their train their children for about commonly a month then they leave also the body isn't developed enough to have a child
 
 ronix10  18 Oct 2013 17:51
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I don't think, that Teenage Pregnancy Is A Good Thing! Cause u must stay a teenage! Go to the parties! Have a boyfriend! Just entertain! Also u must finish the university! Find the job!and ure pregnant...well u just lose everything, that you must feel in the teenage years..There is an article about it..Most reasons are based on society's view, some are medical, and some are due to how children and teens are being raised in this day and age.
Once upon a time, it was normal, even expected, for very young girls to become mothers and wives, but in most of today's societies this is unacceptable. As average life expectancy has come up, as has the ages in which most people in some societies to find certain things acceptable. Most young girls in this day and age are not mentally/emotionally equipped to bear the burdens of motherhood.
Medical reasons include the following:
Pregnant teens have a higher risk of getting high blood pressure -- called pregnancy-induced hypertension -- than pregnant women in their 20s or 30s. They also have a higher risk of preeclampsia. This is a dangerous medical condition that combines high blood pressure with excess protein in the urine, swelling of a mother's hands and face, and organ damage.
These medical risks affect the pregnant teen, who may need to take medications to control symptoms. But they can also disrupt the unborn baby's growth. And, they can lead to further pregnancy complications such as premature birth.
Teens are at higher risk of having low-birth-weight babies. Premature babies are more likely to weigh less than they should. In part, that's because they've had less time in the womb to grow. A low-birth-weight baby weighs only 3.3 to 5.5 pounds (1,500 to 2,500 grams). A very-low-birth-weight baby weighs less than 3.3 pounds. Babies that small may need to be put on a ventilator in a hospital's neonatal care unit for help with breathing after birth.
Teen pregnancy and parenting is not necessarily 'bad', though it is not necessarily 'good' either.
 
 Tomiris  25 Sep 2013 01:16
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No way. There's already too many people in this world for one thing. Two, it's dangerous.
 
 Red_Raven  04 Sep 2013 13:59
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The population is already growing too much. We don't need immature teens just adding to the problem.
 
 higa123  02 Jun 2013 20:42
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 I know right. People are already breeding like rabbits. Plus, teenagers who get pregnant are usually those idiots who don't even know basic English, like "your" and "you're".
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It ruins most kids lives, but I would've liked to of had a kid already...
 
 holo  02 Jun 2013 11:14
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We can't be sure they'll have any more kids, and even if they do, those kids are not going to have a good career,education, life in general, therefore will be parasites on the country and not contributing... Which means the population means nothing if it only takes, but doesn't give.
 
 Gloria  27 May 2013 09:23
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Bull !#*!@ !!! How would you like if you daughter some day got pregnet at a young age!!!
 
 sack31039  16 Apr 2013 16:10
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I think it's fine as long as marriage is involved and there is financial stability. Most young teenage girls are not experienced nor can they even look after themselves. And then family support is also very important. Without that, how is anyone supposed to raise a child? There's a certain checklist that you need to go over before claiming that more young teenage girls should just go right ahead and get pregnant.
 
 espada0330  31 Mar 2013 13:32
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If they pay and raise it for themselves and not rely on hand outs then fine. The woman's body's peak for carrying a baby is her teens. I have an issue with anyone at any age having kids and expecting others to house them and feed them. I work by butt off to provide for my family which meant that I had to be older mum. I wake up each day proud that I am providing and NOT relying.
 
 jen_111081  11 Mar 2013 09:05
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Not saying definitely that being pregnant must ruin a life of a teenager, but mostly and generally it does. Provided with poor economic base, incomplete formal education, mind of playing around instead of staying at home and waiting for the new born of a baby patiently, teenagers have a greater percentage of unable to raise a child. Absolutely, there may be some cases of teenagers getting married and raising a child mentally and physically healthy, which only gains a really small percentage, but there are still problems about their future! Early marriage=greater opportunity of divorce. Divorce=family problems Family problems=unhealthy metal development of a child
 
 beckiehsu  07 Mar 2013 07:50
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What? What? What????? Did i just read that?????? No. Ever heard of overpopulation, dumb f***? And that is extremely sexist. Girls can have no life because they must care for the progeny, right?
 
 Dadmad6  17 Feb 2013 17:37
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Its ruining their life. And they don't know the first thing about taking care of a child
 
 mandi123  04 Jan 2013 17:30
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 I beg to differ. I knew a lot about raising a child, before I had a child. I had helped raise my cousins well before I had my daughter. My 2 year old has not ruined my life in any way.
by  Amp097
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This one is tough. I'd say it's just not the smartest thing to do at that age
 
 jamador88  04 Dec 2012 18:21
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Its ruining their life at a young age at leats wait till ur more mature then u can become pregnant
 
 hb999  01 Dec 2012 11:21
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 I'm 18 and in a high class college. I have a two year old daughter. It hasn't ruined my life at all. She's actually the reason I'm alive and care about my life.
by  Amp097
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Teen pregnancies ruins the lives of teenagers. Some teens have the money and the financial, and mental, stability to have a life with a baby, but many do not. Teens should wait until they hit the reasonable age and/or the stability to hold and care for a child.
 
 t_m_w_e_95  29 Nov 2012 14:27
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No!!! It's not a good thing at all. If teens get pregnant, they aren't responsible enough to be able to care for themself and their baby. It would freak me out if I was in that position. I can't imagine kids that still are able to manage high school GPA's while having to feed, change diapers, and care for their newborn EVERY night. That's why I don't think it's good. I would cause a TON of stress for me personally.
 
 iholland95  08 Nov 2012 22:27
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Infant mortality rate of infants born to teenage mothers is around 15% which is almost 10 points higher than the national rate(5.98%). It's full of risks, and, not to mention, teenagers are financially incapable to raise children by themselves without significant issues.
 
 reader  26 Oct 2012 00:12
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First off......i could not agree more with all the people who said no teen pregnancy because the teen is not only not able to take care of a child due to lack of maturity levels.....but also when like for example the actual teen mom reality show on mtv.....i mean they arent even able to take care of themselve's much less a kid of their own/a baby....and second off.....its not the knocked up 16 or 17 year old girl and her boyfriend who has to suffer.....it's the child who suffers! With that being said, put a stop to teen pregnancy! :)
 
 catlover95  27 Sep 2012 18:06
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Teen Pregnancy is definitely bad because teenagers don't know how to handle a child or two or three or four or so on.
 
 SirSmiley  18 Sep 2012 07:45
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Are you serious? It is immorally to be pregnant even if you are 21!
 
 kukei4  11 Sep 2012 19:39
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At that age teens usually haven't finished school so they have to have both a job and school and somehow manage to take care of A child. Also the job won't be a good one because you don't have any degrees aside from still being in highschools so jobs at resturaunts will be your only chance. It's not a good thing to barely afford care for a child.
 
 Immortal  01 Aug 2012 23:47
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by  Lodibug
 13 Aug 2012 08:26
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The world is already overpopulated, so there is no need to 'keep the population steady'. Teenagers are not emotionally mature enough to take care of a child, let alone financially stable enough. During adolescence, teenagers should be focusing on education . Someday they can someday raise a child in a healthy, stable environment if they so choose.
 
 Shiny77  01 Aug 2012 20:09
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by  Lodibug
 13 Aug 2012 08:27
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Another idiot who need's points so he started debate which is obviously going to get negative results
 
 DalekSec  07 Jun 2012 15:33
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To have a baby while your teen will force to drop school devote your time and life to it and you wont be able to enjoy life ahead of you
 
 nana12098  04 Jun 2012 11:37
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Teenage pregnancies makes girls drop out of school, not giving them a good education, not getting them a good job, making them in debt, and they wont be able to clothe and feed their child.
 
 taliae123  21 May 2012 22:27
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 http://www.youtube.com/user/lodicyd?feature=guide
by  Lodibug
 13 Aug 2012 08:27
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No bcuz we miss school and some of us dont have the nerves to deal with a screaming and yelling child
 
 swagg_boss  09 Apr 2012 20:57
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Your a sicko
 
 penguinboy  05 Apr 2012 19:43
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How is Teen Pregnancy a good thing? Give a logical explanation. I'm just guessing that SOMETHING'S wrong with that baby considering the fact that it's mom can be his or her sister...
 
 Athena_Owl  25 Mar 2012 21:03
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 TRUE
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May I slap the stupid out of you?
 
 Ilya  01 Mar 2012 21:34
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 lol agreed
by  Athena_Owl
 25 Mar 2012 21:02
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No it's not. It's not going to help to child in the long run because the teen isn't ready for a child. If they have no job, and are still in school, how are they suppose to help support the child.
 
 xxSapphire  23 Feb 2012 12:20
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