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Are Hiv And Aids Test Required When Pregnant And When

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required hiv testing for pregnant women

What types of drug regimen for HIV positive pregnant women are there?
Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Response from Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
...There are many different drug regimens that can be used to prevent HIV transmission from mother to infant. Some of the more common regimens are AZT + 3TC, AZT + 3TC + nelfinavir, or AZT + 3TC + Nevirapine.BJ Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Jersey Senator Introduces Bill That Would Require Pregnant Women, Infants to Receive HIV Tests

... New Jersey Senate President Richard Codey (D) on Thursday introduced a bill ( S 2704 ) that would require all pregnant women and infants in the state to be tested for HIV unless women choose in writing to opt out of the test, the Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Jersey Legislature Approves Bill Requiring Pregnant Women, Some Infants to Receive HIV Tests

... The New Jersey Assembly and Senate recently voted 74-5 and 37-0, respectively, to approve a bill ( S 2704 ) that would require all pregnant women and some infants in the state to be tested for HIV unless women choose in writing to opt out of the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Jersey Senator to Introduce Bill That Would Require Pregnant Women, Infants to Receive HIV Tests

... New Jersey Senate President Richard Codey (D) on Thursday announced that he plans to introduce a bill that would require all pregnant women and infants in the state to be tested for HIV unless women choose in writing to opt out of the test, the Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Georgia Gov. Perdue Signs Bill That Would Require Doctors to Offer Pregnant Women HIV Tests

... Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue (R) on Thursday signed into law a bill ( HB 429 ) that would require doctors in the state to offer pregnant women HIV tests, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports ( Atlanta Journal-Constitution Read more »
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Info from NYC dept of health? Is 4 weeks suffice?

Posted by Anonymous
...result also provides information about the mother's HIV status. Blood and organ donations are tested for HIV HIV testing can be required in order to participate in some federal programs, such as the Job Corps and the Armed Forces. Under... Read more »

How to fight HIV - Public Health Reform

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...workers. 6. Mandatory HIV testing for all immigrants or tourists planning to stay greater than 3 months in any country. 7. Require Nightclubs or any alcohol serving venue to post HIV prevention poster reminders same way they are required to... Read more »

front line

Posted by Anonymous
...access to evidence-based HIV prevention services Care and support services are available to fewer than 10 percent of families with children who have been orphaned or made vulnerable by AIDS To implement a comprehensive response capable of... Read more »

currently pregnant/recently gave birth

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...individuals who are choosing to have children. I am interested in speaking with women who recently gave birth or who are currently pregnant for my story. If you are interested in speaking with me (your choice as to whether I use your real name or... Read more »