From boys to men: 3 dads who became fathers while still young share how they stepped up to the role

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Becoming dads young, broke and while still studying changed these men forever.
Becoming dads young, broke and while still studying changed these men forever.
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It’s no secret. Parenting is one of the hardest roles out there.

And whether you’re doing it on your own or with a partner, nothing can prepare you for just how all-consuming it is.

Fatherhood is as daunting for young dads as motherhood is for young moms, especially when you’re attempting to juggle studies, work, your relationship with your partner and parenting.

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