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Newschannel 6 Exclusive Preview: 16 and Pregnant

After more than a decade of decline, new results show teen pregnancy rates in the United States rose by three percent from 2005 to 2006. More than 73 thousand of those teen pregnancies were right here in Texas.

Some people have been pointing to reality TV shows like MTV's "16 and Pregnant" as culprits that affect teen pregnancy rates, but for the good or bad? Do they glamorize the issue, or do they open viewers' eyes?

Newschannel 6 Spencer Blake spoke to experts to find out in this Newschannel 6 exclusive.

That's Tuesday night on Newschannel 6 at 5.

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