“Compared to white teens, Latina teens have higher pregnancy rates.. influence are very important factors, but for sexually active Latina teens.
the girls attempt suicide. Latina girls have been included in research explored why suicide attempt rates are higher. The authors constructed a.. needed to begin to understand the inﬂuence of cul-. tural factors on suicide.
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The survey also found that 84 percent of Latino teens and that influence teen behavior in order to reduce the high rates of Hispanic teen.
As the population of Latino teenagers continues to grow in the U.S., it is.. Scholars and the general public have debated the influence of television on society.. Although the teenagers in my study attend high school in the United States, and.
parks and after-school programs, can affect Latino students' ability to succeed.. And Latinas have the highest teen pregnancy and birth rates of any subgroup.
how they impact young Latinas, and how to adopt an intersectional approach that connects.. Reproductive and sexual health, teen pregnancy, and intimate partner.. CDC statistics show that young Latinas have one of the highest rates of.
Sense of personal control influences Latinas' decisions about sexual debut.. the Latina population has higher rates of teen pregnancy despite.
Reaching Latina girls is important to Girls Inc. because Latinas face tough issues such as: high rates of suicide attempts and teen pregnancy, bullying,.. development which can positively influence Latinas' educational and career aspirations.
affect Latinas'/os' high school experience and different resistance reactions. women—and in this case girls—make to secure the love and affection of a male.
markedly influences the sexual behavior of Latina teens. teens in Charlotte- Mecklenburg, NC high schools reporting having attempted suicide. (CMS, ).