Being mom before her friends, it happens. Whether it's a surprise or a life project, a baby always upsets the daily, especially when her own childhood was not very far.
Causes of teen pregnancy
Adolescents who become pregnant each year are not solely responsible. Generally, teenage pregnancy is still considered as "girl's problem". The idea that only girls looking to have sex is outdated and inaccurate. Indeed, it is probably that boys are more likely to sex than girls. According boys are several reasons underlying this pressure: sexually aggressive girls, the belief that "everyone does it», and the desire to prove their manhood, It is true that for some young women and some young man, become parents at an early stage can be a rational choice given their cultural and socio-economic context, a way to mark their transition to adulthood or to have a person to cherish in their lives.
If no other future is taking shape for a young boy or a young girl who would be worth the wait, become parents may indeed appear a viable alternative, even at a young age.
How far parents should be involved in their teen motherhood?
In many cases, the young mother still lives with her parents and her baby breeds under their roof. But then, what should be the attitude of grandparents, especially the grandmother? Push their daughter to autonomy or, conversely, get involved in the education of her child? "Wherever possible, it is preferable that the grandparents are involved, estimated Support. Yes, there is always a risk that this hampers the mama/ baby relationship, but it depends on how they do it. It is better to take this risk, rather than the girl drops out of school, spoil his career, because she became a mother too soon ..."