Teen Mothers Say Life Is 'Not Glamorous'

Chelsea Houska and Kailyn Lowry discuss the show "Teen Mom 2."
4:00 | 12/06/11

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Join us now Chelsea who Skye and -- -- along with -- Amy Kramer from the national campaign to prevent teen and unplanned pregnancy great to see. All of you and and Hillis to start out how to avoid -- -- -- -- sauce to onion walking and running around at how are things now with his death. Come I think right now in a good place and returning state civil clinical -- Well that's good idea what would it take had to get there. A lot of hard work I mean we're still like on a roller coaster memory now in a good place and shows in your little daughter -- -- at a birthday. Yes she turned two and September -- And she did she -- homelands. -- the -- -- -- are good but you know we just saw right there could dad call her. A mistake. And and that's -- that's got to be so hard. To hear and so would be. -- I mean that was right after she was born -- I -- being -- that too much anymore arm but it wasn't being. Big deal and it still -- What is the whole experience and that you're talking just before the cameras -- -- -- having these cameras waiting for so much. Of your day come I think Arnold is pretty then because -- we get everything documented what some people don't really have the opportunity to do. But then they cannot elements are throwing out because there are certain times when you feel very vulnerable and you just. -- you know experience mean by yourself but you haven't these cameras and terrible there you're seeing everything happened to him in real time and then you lose control what happens that doomed us. -- it that has it has it in some ways help us. Yeah new kids because that we -- scientists can be good role model for the other girls out there. My. And we get a look back at what mistakes he made in China and for problem. And Amy this is any issues that actually we've seen some progress in recent -- -- number of teen pregnancies the country are going down. Correct. Teen pregnancy and teen -- has has declined dramatically since early 95 more than 40%. Well there's been. They're shows like this that are new that are showing teenagers really how hard it is. Letting them understand for themselves and make better decisions in their own lions. There's less sex and more contraception. With teens. And there's a lot of awareness about HIV. And which has. Sort of captured the imagination of teen boys in a way that fear of pregnancy maybe never happens and CC that you believe that shows like teen mom and actually helped because -- a lot of people look at and say no no you're celebrating. This and even those stories in the past signed -- young -- trying to get pregnant -- get on the show. Why I think if you watch. Any any amount of this show there's no way you can come away from it and say that this is easy and this is glamorous. And this is something that I wanna do in my own -- mean girls are struggling. -- -- doing heroic work there -- good moms and their generously sharing their stories. With -- With millions of viewers that it's not easy I think they would be the first to tell you that message Nottingham Hosea Lewis the most important thing you would want. Young girls were watching -- Washington to get from the show. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- There's no way that any of that as glamorous so that's so important it's it's so hard. And I don't think people like really think about that when there -- saying and it's -- zone and you thought of before. Why -- like my -- I always -- my family together. And -- children should have awful feeling when he maintained. When you have a child and when have a -- young you just can't always give them. -- opportunities and. Knows -- in recent years terrorists -- -- it's good to see trying. And thank -- kids are doing okay thanks for coming this morning.

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