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Aids prevention treatment in pregnant womanfollowing rape

What would be the alternative treatment prevention open to a pregnant womanwho has been victimized by rape and exposedto AIDS infection. What drug(s) would provide the list side effect risk tothe unborn child?
Cal Cohen, M.D., M.S.

Response from Cal Cohen, M.D., M.S.

Harvard Medical School
I'm not exactly sure what you mean by "alternative." There is growinginterest in post-exposure prophylaxis for sexual exposures, based on theapparent success of giving antiretroviral therapy to health-care workersafter needle stick injuries. A... Read more »

AIDS Prevention at the state level

What public or community efforts have been taken at state level in Florida to reduce or eliminate... Read more »

prevent aids

dear sir im very eager to have sex,so i want to approach prostitutes,my fear is that i would have... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

From Treatment to Prevention: The Interplay Between HIV/AIDS Treatment Availability and HIV/AIDS Prevention Programming in Khayelitsha, South Africa

...study to describe the role that public access to antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) has played in the development and efficacy of HIV/AIDS prevention programs in Khayelitsha, a poor township in South Africa's Western Cape. The researchers documented... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Prevention: Peer Influence Plays Key Role in AIDS-Protective Behavior by Ghanaian Youth

Recently, U.S. scientists examined "interpersonal communication about reproductive health information among Ghanaian youth, and the association of this communication with different types of reported AIDS-preventive behaviors." "Contacts of peer... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Armenian AIDS Commission Approves HIV/AIDS Prevention Program Targeting Teenagers, Young People, Official Says

... The Armenian Country Coordination Commission on HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria Issues has approved an HIV/AIDS prevention program for 2007 through 2011 targeting teenagers and young people, Samvel Grigoryan, director of the country's ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AVAC Releases Report on Male Circumcision, AIDS Prevention

... "A New Way To Protect Against HIV? Understanding the Results of Male Circumcision Studies for AIDS Prevention," AIDS Vaccine Advocacy Coalition : The report, released on Jan. 4, aims to provide AIDS advocates methods to understand the...... Read more »
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U.S. Bullying Interferes With HIV/AIDS Prevention

Posted by bradford
...U.S. Bullying Interferes With HIV /AIDS Prevention The United States government would have the world believe it has been a major contributor in the fight against AIDS but many... Throughout the world people infected with HIV, those affected, as... Read more »

U.S. policies continually undermining AIDS prevent

Posted by bradford
...U.S. policies continually undermining AIDS prevention efforts! I am appauled by the U.S. government and it's policies which have continually been undermining the efforts to control Read more »

HIV/AIDS Prevention Program Coordinator

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...greatest violation of the principle of informed consent in the history of Public Health. Most sincerely, Mark Pierpont HIV/AIDS Prevention Program Coordinator Read more »

HIV Prevention among Hispanics in Pierson, Florida

Posted by HIV_Prevention1
...near by that would volunteer to come and talk to my students. I run the Youth Empowerment Progran in this area, which is an HIV/AIDS prevention program where I talk to teens about sex and HIV and how to prevent it and how to have better... Read more »