"It Was Just Really Hard to Be Pregnant in a Smaller Town …": Pregnant and Parenting Teenagers' Perspectives of Social Support in Their Rural Communities
Examines the levels of support available for pregnant and parenting teenagers in rural communities. Provides information from 26 interviews with current and former pregnant/parenting teenagers who report on the availability of emotional, instrumental, informational, and appraisal social supports.
Lauren Baney, Alison Greene, Catherine Sherwood-Laughlin, et al.
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19, 16906
Children and youth · Families · Maternal health and prenatal care · Social determinants of health · Teen pregnancy · Women