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+VE and would like to breastfeed
May 23, 2012

Good Day Dr,My viral load is undetectable and im currently pregnant,what are the chances of my baby contracting the virus if i choose to breastfeed?

Response from Dr. Young

Hello and thanks for your interesting post.

While your risk of HIV transmission via breastfeeding is lower with an undetectable viral load, it's not recommended in the developed countries.


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