A lack of financial support is one more consideration when thinking about how does being pregnant affect a teenage mother.
Once you are pregnant, there is no easy way out physically.
The baby also pays a high price for being born to a teenage mother, as most will live in poverty while they are growing up.
If you do find you are a pregnant teen consider all options, including adoption.
It costs between $40 and $70 and can make you sick for several days, but is considered safe and effective. Using it after you already know you are pregnant is too late.