Special Report

Teen Pregnancy: Childhood Interrupted

When discussing solutions to problems like teen pregnancy, the important contributions to be made by supportive family relationships are often overlooked. Research repeatedly discloses that parental engagement from early childhood through adolescence is a crucial factor in the prevention of teen pregnancy. 

Teen Pregnancy: The Tangled Web

Teen Pregnancy: The Tangled Web

Gina Stepp

Statistics say very little about how to address the complex problem of teen pregnancy. What are the issues, and what can parents do to help?

Teen Pregnancy-Home Remedies

Teen Pregnancy: Home Remedies

Gina Stepp

Studies show that strong family relationships play an important role in reducing the risk of teen pregnancy on the individual level.

Like the Arms of an Octopus

Like the Arms of an Octopus

Gina Stepp

Vision’s Gina Stepp interviews Thomas J. Hoffman, whose research has included a focus on the connection between teen pregnancy and child abuse. 

Teen Pregnancy-Kids Parenting Kids

Kids Parenting Kids

Gina Stepp

Parenthood can be extremely rewarding when one is ready for it, but it is not for children.

Like Father, Like . . . Daughter?

Gina Stepp

Society admits that a father is important to a boy’s well-being, but how important are fathers to the well-being of their daughters?