Jessica Lynn Brewster was 17 when she suffocated her baby with a towel to silence her crying.
Michigan’s lowest ranking was in education, where children have struggled in math, reading and graduating on time.
A Michigan school district has barred two pregnant students from showing their baby bumps in the high school yearbook.
The government is considering whether it’s OK for young teenagers to buy emergency contraception without a prescription.
A new report from a forensic pathologist shows a baby who police say had been hidden in the attic of a Huron County home by the teenage mother was born alive and not stillborn as previously believed.
A new report says fewer teens are having babies in Michigan, but the percentage of babies born to unmarried women has risen sharply in the past decade.
Authorities have ordered an autopsy on the body of a newborn boy found in the attic of a home in Huron County’s Port Hope.
The U.S. teen birth rate in 2009 fell to its lowest point in almost 70 years of record-keeping — a decline that stunned experts who believe it’s partly due to the recession.
A new report by the University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital says adults rank childhood obesity, stress and teen pregnancy as the biggest problems.