Teenage motherhood and risk of premature death: long-term follow-up in the ONS Longitudinal Study.

@article{Webb2011TeenageMA,
  title={Teenage motherhood and risk of premature death: long-term follow-up in the ONS Longitudinal Study.},
  author={Roger T Webb and Carolyn E Marshall and Kathryn Abel},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={41 9},
  pages={1867-77}
}
BACKGROUND Teenage motherhood is relatively common in the UK, but little is known about related health inequalities in this population. We estimated cause-specific mortality risks over three decades in a nationally representative cohort. METHOD We examined premature mortality in a 1.1% sample of all women who were teenagers in England and Wales during the… CONTINUE READING