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ADOLESCENCE, persons. That age which follows puberty and precedes the age of majority; it commences for males at fourteen, and for females at twelve years completed, and continues till twenty-one years complete.

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Estimates were produced for adolescent-targeted DAAH that included disbursements to projects with a primary adolescent health target and adolescent-inclusive DAAH that included disbursements to projects with a primary or partial adolescent health target and projects that could benefit adolescents but did not contain age-related key words.
KEYWORDS: Adolescent pregnancy, Perceived social support, Social support, Teenage pregnancy.
Limited access to credible information by adolescents often makes them victims of child marriage, early and unwanted pregnancies, abuse, exploitation and under nutrition.
So, this study was conducted to assess the nutritional status of adolescent girls in slums of Dibrugarh district of Assam and determine the factors influencing their nutritional status.
Close parent and adolescent relationship, noble parenting abilities, mutual activities of family and encouraging parental attitude all have significant effects on adolescents' well-being and personality development (South, Krueger, Johnson and Iacono, 2008).
In 2015, road injuries were the leading cause of adolescent death among 10 to 19-year-olds, resulting in approximately 115 000 adolescent deaths.
The service aims at improving health outcomes of adolescents through the prevention and management of identified risk factors such as accidents, Non-Communicable Diseases, risky behaviours, mental health and adolescent reproductive health.
Objective: To compare the depression anxiety symptoms and coping styles among early and late adolescent students.
According to another WHO fact Sheet on adolescent pregnancy (2012)-about 16 million adolescent girls give birth every year in low- and middle-income countries.
The purpose of this paper is to discuss how education, psychological development, and support from her mother have an impact on the pregnant adolescent's adjustment to her pregnancy.
With focus on addressing the issues posed to the adolescents in the province of Punjab, "the Punjab Adolescent Strategy & Strategic Plan 2013-17" has been formally launched.
LAHORE -- Punjab Minister for Education and Youth Affairs Rana Mashhood Ahmad Khan officially launched the Punjab Adolescent Strategy & Strategic Plan 2013-17, here on Saturday.

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