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Can People Who Are Hiv Positive Still Have Children

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RE: Please - For My Children (ANOTHER PERSON ABSOLUTELY CONVINCED THEY WERE HIV POSITIVE BUT IN REALITY WAS HIV NEGATIVE, 2010)

Dear Dr. Bob,I writing you today for two reasons: To tell you that you were right; and to thank you for being such an inspiration.After writing you the last time I still could not accept the fact I was negative, so I met with a Dr. at the University...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...well. Stay well. Thanks for your donation! And remember, don't let those teeth start shifting again, OK?Dr. BobPlease - For my Children Oct 29, 2009Dr. Bob,I need reassurance from a leading expert such as yourself so that I can more on. I will... Read more »

Child's Casual Contact with HIV infected person

Hi,Every week, I bring my two year old with me to visit my grandmother. My cousin also lives with... Read more »

HIV+ person wants children

Hey Dr. Bob I have a client who found out recently that his boyfriend is HIV+. He asked me a... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

You Can Prevent PCP in Children: A Guide for People With HIV Infection

... PCP is the most serious infection among children with HIV. It can be fatal. PCP can be prevented and treated. TMP-SMX, also known as Bactrim, Septra, or Cotrim * , is Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

National AIDS Treatment Program Begins in South Africa's Gauteng Province; 41 People, Including 22 Children, Receive Drugs

...strictly," U.N. IRIN reports ( U.N. IRIN , 4/2). On the first day of the program, 41 patients received treatment, including 22 children, South Africa Department of Health spokesperson Simon Zwane said, according to SAPA/SABC News (... Read more »
The Body

Ukraine Says No to Elton John's Desire to Adopt an HIV-Positive Boy

... It's a sad day when an HIV-positive child is stuck in an orphanage, unlikely ever to be adopted. However, the Ukranian Family, Youth and Sports Minister Yuriy Pavlenko Read more »
The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

... Table of Contents The Facts About HIV Starting the Discussion Talking to Children of Different Ages Taking Care of Yourself HIV is a tough subject for parents, guardians, and caregivers to discuss with Read more »
Connect With Others

I'm + but I want children of my own

Posted by stillhere, 3 Replies
...immediatley, but after educating myself and successfully getting to be "undetectable", I now think "can I still have my own children?"..Well although it is a tough dilemma, the answer is YES, I want children of my own, at least 1. I'm 40 now and... Read more »

Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...frustrated and angered the rest of the world! In twenty-five years, we have three generations (mothers, daughters and their children) infected with HIV! Lack of prevention in the spread of HIV means many more generations will be burdened with... Read more »

Raising Children with HIV

Posted by TwinsDad, 3 Replies
...Hello ladies, I am posting this for my wife. She is still in denial and I want to help her with some information about raising children with HIV in 2005. Thank you for your cooperation. Read more »

POSITIVE COUPLE SEEKING TO ADOPT A HIV+ CHILD

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...HAVE A LARGE HOME AND EVEN BIGGER HEARTS AND WE'D LIKE TO SHARE THAT WITH A CHILD IN NEED RATHER THAN RISK HAVING BIOLOGICAL CHILDREN. ANY ADVICE WOULD BE APPRECIATED. THANKS Read more »