And the fact that many of the show's stars become celebrities in their own right — gracing the cover of People magazine — doesn't hurt the impression that having a child while in high school is one way to get attention.
All pregnant women are offered an ultrasound scan at around 8-14 weeks of pregnancy. It's used to see how far along in your pregnancy you are and check your baby's development.
"I've had earlier times in my career when I did talk about it," she explained.
"But I couldn't just turn around and say, ' I only want to talk about the good stuff, but not the bad stuff.' So I just thought, ' Okay, no more.'" PHOTOS: Celeb pregnancies That said, Washington isn't trying to dupe anyone.
The 24-year-old actress was reported to have broken up with Coldplay frontman Chris Martin last week, but the next story suggested that Jen had actually been looking at New York apartments that were big enough to accommodate both Chris and his family.
Joking with the crowd at the San Diego event over the weekend, the bubbly blonde even said that she was pregnant, when quizzed about the source stories."I'll break up with somebody and move in with them in one solid week," she said."Am I pregnant, too?
Last January, on the eve of the Australian Open, Serena Williams handed her fiancé, Alexis Ohanian, a paper bag containing six positive pregnancy tests.
alter ego Olivia Pope, sure knows how to keep a secret."I'm walking around in the world with my ring.'s run, teen pregnancy rates are at a record low.Considering that Monday and conducted by the National Bureau of Economic Research, asserts that the popular show reduced teen births by nearly six percent just in 2010.But a different study conducted by researchers at Indiana University published Thursday found the opposite to be true: 16 and Pregnant and its spinoff show, , lead viewers to think that teen mothers have an enviable quality of life.was originally designed by MTV to show viewers (mostly young women) what life as a pregnant teen was really like.