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Frequently Asked Questions About Pediatric AIDS

Clinical Management

  1. HIV Diagnosed at Birth
  2. Immunization Recommendations
  3. Infants and Testing
  4. Suggestions on Making Antiretroviral Drugs More Palatable
  5. Women Transmission Referral


Foster Care/Adoption

  1. Adoption Restrictions


General

  1. Cost of Care
  2. Life Span of a Child with HIV Diagnosed at Birth
  3. Sperm Washing


HIV Basics

  1. Statistics
  2. Statistics and Cost of Treatment


HIV Transmission

  1. Exposure to HIV
  2. Ways a Newborn Can Contract HIV


Legal/Custody Battle

  1. Custody Issues When One of the Parents Is HIV Positive


Psychosocial and School Issues

  1. Adolescent Disclosure Reference
  2. Caregivers Issues
  3. Schools and Disclosure


Reduction of Perinatal Transmission

  1. Does Having a C-section Reduce the Tranmission of HIV to a Newborn?


Resources

  1. Resources for Kids
  2. Summer Camps on the West Coast




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