Effects of being a teen mom
of stress. Here are the mental and physical effects of teenage pregnancy. Depression: Being a teen mom is a risk factor for depression. Approximately one million teenage girls give birth in the United States each year, according to sexualviolence.info In addition to the physical risks and financial. Teen pregnancy may impact the baby's growth and development over time. However, being a teen mom comes with a greater risk of being diagnosed with. Sometimes it can be tough to recognize the signs of teenage pregnancy and to know the physical effects mom can expect. Ultimately the mom needs to take care Author: Kristy R. I myself am a teen mom. My daughter was born November 27, (my freshman year in high-school). Thankfully, and with the great encouragement and support from my family, I am doing great. I am a successful teen mom and my daughter is very well taken care of. . Being a teen mom can bring along social repercussions that extend into adulthood. A large percentage of teen moms drop out of high school. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, only approximately 50 percent of teenage mothers get their high school diploma by .