U.S. teen birth rate levels, but tops list of developed countries

09/30/2010 | Center for Advancing Health

The U.S. teen birth rate declined from a high of 62 births per 1,000 girls in the early 1990s and has leveled off at 42 births per 1,000 girls after 2005, a rate that is still the highest in the developed world, a study found. Researchers said rates generally leveled off in 2003, but rates for 18- to 19-year-old white and Asian teens still were dropping while rates for Hispanic teens were going up.

View Full Article in:

Center for Advancing Health

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Diagnostic Technician
Roche
Marlborough, MA
Test Technician
Roche
Marlborough, MA
Compliance and Ethics Director
Sysmex America, Inc.
Lincolnshire, IL
Director, Site Quality Management
CareFusion
Palm Springs, CA
Compliance Officer-Medical Products
W. L. Gore
Flagstaff, AZ