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talking to child about HIV/AIDS

What are some guidelines and resources for mothers w/ HIV/AIDS to talk to their child about living w/ a parent w/ the disease?
Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

Response from Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...The National Center for Pediatric and Family HIV Resource Center (http://www.womenchildrenhiv.org) is an excellent resource for families living with HIV and has materials that Read more »

about new born child of HIV postive mother

my sister is tested as positive HIV while admitted for delivery day before yesterday.the girl child... Read more »

Sex with a virgin or child cures AIDS

hi i wanted to know if I have sex with a child or with a young virgin is it true that I will be... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission: Maternal Health and Elimination of Pediatric HIV/AIDS

...low- and middle-income countries. However, much work remains to be done. An estimated 430,000 children were newly infected with HIV in 2008, the vast majority through mother-to-child transmission. The new 2009 WHO recommendations for... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

United States to Grant $7 Million to Curb Mother-to-Child HIV/AIDS Transmission in Ethiopia

...The United States yesterday announced that it will give $7 million to fight mother-to-child HIV transmission in Ethiopia as part of the Bush administration's effort to prevent vertical transmission in developing countries, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Hindering Namibia's Progress in Improving Child Health

... The spread of HIV/AIDS in Namibia over the past decade has halted the country's gains in improving children's health, and some organizations are Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Cambodia to Eradicate HIV/AIDS Infection From Mother to Child by 2020

... Cambodia's Ministry of Health has pledged to eradicate mother-to-child HIV transmission by 2020, an advisor said recently. Mean Chhiv Vun, who is also director of the National Center for HIV/AIDS, said Read more »
Connect With Others

Will a child with hiv exhibit symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...If a child was born or contracted hiv as a child, would they eventually exhibit syptoms when they are older? I thought they would but read somewhere that a child got Read more »

Need insurance coverage for HIV child adopting

Posted by opinco, 1 Reply
...direction and help. I help place children with special needs for adoption. We have a little girl a family wants to adopt, she is HIV positive from birth, now 8 years old. The family uses private insurance as he is a contractor. They must be... Read more »

Project Officer: Child focusedHIV/AIDS Interventi

Posted by Anonymous
...quality of our peer education programme and for developing innovative and creative strategies to strengthen the participation of children in all aspects of our work. Key Competencies - Vietnamese national / University degree - Experience in... Read more »

AIDS mom & child

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...possible. We are both on meds now and CD4 counts getting higher and viral load undectable. Want some input from other mothers of kids with AIDS. Thanks. Read more »