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Health Education Program:
504-656-4648/504-658-4550
SMARTS:
504-717-9415/504-428-9748
Other questions:
504-264-3161 info@4realhealth.org

Welcome to 4Real Health

4Real Health is about helping you steer clear of the things that can make you grow up too fast. Pregnancy, sexually transmitted infections (STI), weight issues and other health problems can throw your future off track if you don’t know how to avoid them. We aren’t trying to tell you how to live your life, we just want to give you some things to think about.

Did you know?

  • Parenthood is a leading cause of school drop outs among teen girls.1
  • 3 in 10 girls in the U.S. will get pregnant before age 20.2
  • Young people ages 15-24 have FOUR TIMES the rate of BOTH Chlamydia AND Gonorrhea compared to the rest of the population.3
  • 1 in 5 teens is overweight, while 1 in 6 is considered obese4

4Real Health has programs to help you take better control of your future. For more information go to:

Health Education Program (For boys and girls ages 14-18)

Staying Mature and Responsible Toward Sex (SMARTS) program. (For girls ages 14-19)


1 http://nces.ed.gov/edat/
2 http://www.stayteen.org/
3 http://www.cdc.gov/std/health-disparities/age.htm
4 http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/youthonline/App/Results.aspx?LID=LA