The level of commitment to a particular relationship or partner may influence a woman's intentions in several ways, such as by shaping her perception of future economic security and parental investment. Third trimester weeks 28— Third-generation participants were born in the United States to a mother who also was born in the United States.
How not to measure pregnancy intentions: teens and attitude stability. In the bivariate models, the odds of wanting pregnancy at all were positively associated with age odds ratio, 1.
Your partner, on the other hand, may not understand that you're not quite in control of the impulses you're feeling. Your partner can sympathize with the effect hormones have on your body if you're open about what you're feeling and experiencing, both physically and emotionally.
There are lots of other ways to stay close. Shifren JL. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information. It varies among women. Canadian Medical Association Journal.
Family Relations. Prior studies have found that children of immigrants may be at particular risk for adverse outcomes. Also, data collection for this study concluded in ; results may not apply to later cohorts. The publisher's final edited version of this article is available at Perspect Sex Reprod Health.
Sabogal F, et al. Predictive ability and stability of pregnancy intentions measures: a longitudinal analysis of adolescent boys and girls. Interpersonal and personal factors influencing sexual debut among Mexican-American young women in the United States. Socioeconomic status was measured using two dichotomous items: whether the participant's mother had completed high school and whether the participant lived in crowded housing conditions defined by the U.
Time-varying individual factors, including age, pregnancy history, relationship characteristics and activities, may affect pregnancy incidence through intentions.