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YWCA Greater Charleston offering sex ed classes for students

March 5, 2012

"The YWCA Greater Charleston received $14,500 to offer a sex education course designed to teach 11- to 14-year-olds about sexually transmitted diseases, pregnancy and HIV prevention."
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President Obama's Fiscal Year 2013 Budget

February 14, 2012

President Obama's Fiscal Year 2013 Budget
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U.S. Teen Pregnancy Rate at Lowest Rate Since 1972

February 8, 2012

The U.S. teen pregnancy rate has declined 42% from its peak in 1990
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Winning the Battle: Teen Birth Rates in South Carolina Hit All-Time Low

January 24, 2012

"For the third year in a row, teen birth rates in South Carolina have declined, and are now at an all-time low"
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Governor Haley Releases First Budget

January 17, 2012

"Gov. Nikki Haley's first budget proposal calls for corporations and people to get a break on their income taxes, while public workers in South Carolina go a fourth year without a pay raise."
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Study Links Sexual Content on TV to Teen Pregnancy

December 13, 2011

Sexual content on television is strongly associated with teen pregnancy
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New survey says sexting numbers among teens lower than thought

December 6, 2011

Sexting numbers among teens lower than thought
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Former S.C. minister urges black churches to stop ignoring HIV/AIDS

December 2, 2011

Former S.C. minister urges black churches to stop ignoring HIV/AIDS
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US Teen Birth Rate at Lowest Level Ever Reported

November 17, 2011

he U.S. teen birth rate declined 9% in 2010 and is now at the lowest level ever reported
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New fact sheet gives tips for schools on how they can help prevent teen pregnancy

November 17, 2011

"The SC Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy has added the ""What Can Schools Do?"" fact sheet"
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