Teen mums rates at their lowest ever in Cornwall as safe sex message hits home

Teen pregnancy rates in Cornwall have fallen to their lowest level, with half the number of young girls having babies than five years ago.

According to the latest figures released, 161 under-18s became pregnant in 2015, the last full year for which figures are available, compared to 319 in 2010.

Teen pregnancy rates are at their lowest ever in Cornwall

Dr Caroline Court, interim director of wellbeing and public health for Cornwall Council, put the decrease down to better prevention services Read full original article…

Source: CornwallLive

28 July, 2017, 6:15 pm

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