August 24, 2012 | Teen Pregnancies
Raising a baby can be a daunting task. Having a baby as an unwed teen can be emotionally and financially devastating. The rate of teen pregnancies in San Antonio has been a dark cloud that has hung over our community. But progress appears to have been made. Since 1994 the school age birth rate has fallen 34 percent but that is still almost 50 percent above the national average.