Teen Birth Rates Decline Among Latinas
Teen Birth Rates Decline Among Latinas
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/10/2013 - 15:51

Great news for everyone!

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has reported that the teen birth rate in the U.S. has reached a historic low, especially among Latinas.


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9-Year-Old Girl Gives Birth To Healthy Baby Girl In Mexico
9-Year-Old Girl Gives Birth To Baby Girl In Mexico, 17-Year-Old Dad on the Run
By Kamren Curiel | 02/07/2013 - 11:48

Sad, but supposedly true. A 9-year-old girl named Dafne reportedly gave birth to a healthy 5.7 pound baby girl by cesarean section on Jan. 27 at Zoquipan Hospital in Jalisco, Mexico. The girl was only 8 years old when she became pregnant.

The father of the child is 17 and apparently on the run. Dafne said they were dating and when he asked her to move in with him, she refused. State authorities are searching for the father of the child to get his own account of their relationship. He may be criminally charged for having sex with a minor.


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Birth Rates Overtake Immigration in Growth of U.S. Latino Population
Birth Rate Overtakes Immigration in Growth of U.S. Latino Population
By Mariela Rosario | 07/14/2011 - 17:24

In a not surprising, but still important revelation, a report was released today demonstrating that the birth rate among Latinos has surpassed immigration as the main means of growth of the U.S. Hispanic population.

REPORT: Illegal Immigration from Mexico Drops Dramatically


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