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The Projeto Menina-mãe seeks to minimize the effects that pregnancy during teenagehood can cause in the emotional, physical, and also social developments of pregnant girls under 18 years of age and who suffer social deprivation. Based on AMS – Associação Médica de Santos, the project has a voluntary multidisciplinary team: doctors, physiotherapists, psychologists, dentists, social workers, artisans, yoga instructor, publicist, accountant, lawyer and a web agency.   In scientific literature it is stated that these girls often become pregnant again within a year or two after the first pregnancy and also that they are more likely to have complications duringLeia mais …