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Children Living With AIDS

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Should there be high concern for my children living with AIDS?

My husbands brother has AIDS and lives with my family. We have two boys, 8 years and almost 2 years. He is taking all medications provided by the state. However, I have witnessed careless behavior, like sharing his sodas, etc. Where can I go to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Careless behavior? . . . . . . Is your brother-in-law having sex or sharing intravenous needles with your kids? That would of course be illegal, as well as careless. Sharing sodas, on the other hand, is neither illegal, reckless, or... Read more »

talking to child about HIV/AIDS

What are some guidelines and resources for mothers w/ HIV/AIDS to talk to their child about living... Read more »

Children and aids (SPERM WASHING) (PREGNANCY) (POSITIVE PREGNANCY)

I was wondering if a man who has AIDs is able to impregnate his wife safely Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

About 250,000 Ethiopian Children Living with HIV/AIDS

...Nearly 250,000 Ethiopian children are living with HIV/AIDS due to mother-to-child transmission (MTCT), according to Teklu Belay, head of the AIDS and STD team Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Abbott Fund to Provide $12 Million to Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi to Increase Treatment, Care Services for Children Living With HIV/AIDS

... The Abbott Fund plans to provide $12 million to Kenya, Malawi and Tanzania to improve treatment and care services for children living with HIV/AIDS and to reduce mother-to-child HIV transmission in the three countries, Kenya's East African ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Many Chinese Children Living With HIV/AIDS Do Not Have Treatment Access, Report Finds

... Children living with HIV/AIDS in China, particularly those in rural areas, often do not have access to treatment because of associated expenses or because Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Clinton Foundation to Provide $38 Million to Kenya to Increase Treatment Access Among Children Living With HIV/AIDS

...Kenyan shillings, or about $38 million, for next year to fund a three-year program that aims to ensure that all HIV-positive children in the country have access to treatment, the East African Standard reports. About 13,000 of the 102,000... Read more »
Connect With Others

Survey: HIV- women desiring children with HIV+ man

Posted by Poppy
...BAPAC, Bay Area Perinatel AIDS Center is conducting an online survey for HIV- women, desiring to have children with an HIV+ male partner. The goal of this survey is to collect data which will be useful in educating couples, physicians, 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 »

children with AIDS..

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Are children with AIDS going to public schools? Read more »

Project Officer: Child focusedHIV/AIDS Interventi

Posted by Anonymous
...pandemic on children in Vietnam. Project areas include: strengthening HCMC peer education programme and developing national children's networks, improving child participation and representation in HIV/AIDS policy debate, influencing key... Read more »