The Danger of Pregnancy of the Underage
Pregnant risk of underage – You have read 3 items about how danger of pregnancy at the underage that described in the post before. Now you will continue to read the next items of the prospect possibilities will be experienced at the adolescent pregnancy, as follows:
4. Premature birth
The other pregnant risk of underage is the childbirth premature, low birth weight (LBW) and the congenital abnormalities; are the risks that haunt the conditions of this childbirth.
Prematurely occurs due to lack of maturation of the reproductive organs, especially the uterus has not yet ready in a process of pregnancy.
The low birth weight (LBW) is also less influenced by nutrition during pregnancy, and also maternal age who have not yet stepped age of 20 year.
The congenital defects affected a lack of knowledge of mothers about pregnancy, low knowledge of nutrition, the less of antenatal care (ANC), less stable psychological state of the mother. Besides, it is also due to the congenital defects that offspring (genetic) process that failed abortion itself, such as by taking medications (gynecosit sytotec) or by jumping up and down and also massaging their stomach it.
Our Health and Beauty’s dictionary has noted that mothers who are pregnant at a young age usually his knowledge of nutrition is still less. So, it will result in shortage of many substances that are required when growth. Thus, it will lead to the higher birth, premature, low birth weight and birth defects.
5. Low birth weight babies
The adolescent girls who become pregnant with the higher risk will have a baby with a low body weight. This is because the baby has less time in the uterus to grow. Babies born with low birth weight are usually weighs weight about 1,500 – 2,500 grams.
6. Sexually Transmitted Disease (STDs)
For teens that have sex during pregnancy, have the possibility to be attacked the infectious sexual diseases, such as Chlamydia and HIV need a major concern. STDs can ride through the cervical and it will infect the uterus and finally, it will affect the baby’s growth.
7. Anemia pregnancy/shortage iron.
The main cause of anemia in pregnancy at a young age due to lack of knowledge of the importance of nutrition during pregnancy at underage. That cause the majority of pregnant mothers suffer from anemia at the time. The additional iron of substance increases the amount of red blood cells, forming red blood cells placenta and fetus, which increasing the body function purpose. Sooner or later, it eventually a loss of blood cell to become anemic.
8. Postpartum depression
Adolescent girls who become pregnant may be at risk of postpartum depression, ie depression which started after having a baby. Adolescent girls who feel down and sad, either during pregnancy or after childbirth, they should talk openly with your doctor or other people they trust. Depression can interfere with caring for a newborn.
9. Feeling alone and isolated
Especially for teenagers who think they cannot tell the parents that are pregnant. They feel afraid, isolated, and alone; can be a real problem that they have to face it. They just feel have no anyone who can be invited to share and talk about it. The psychological pressure also may affect their fetus.
10. High maternal mortality rate.
Maternal death mostly occurs during childbirth caused by a lot of bleeding and infection. In addition, maternal mortality occurs caused by dying giving birth is also quite high. This is mainly done by most of the non-professional personnel (shaman).
To be continued to part 3 of Pregnant risk of underage