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Clinics That Provide Ivf Fertilization For Hiv Positive Females

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I am HIV -, female. My husband is HIV +, male. we would like to have a baby. (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

Good Day. My husband told me a month ago that he got tested and he is HIV +. I also got tested and i am HIV -. We would still like to have a baby, in regard that i would not be infected, nor our child. Is there a way where this is possible. We are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Yes, the safest and most effective way involves sperm washing and in vitro fertilization. See below.Dr. BobArtificial Insemination vs. In Vitro Fertilization Feb 25, 2010Hi Dr. Bob,My question is about starting a family through artificial... Read more »

Sperm Wash ICSI OR IVF

Iam 42 healthy and my husband is HIV positive CD4 count is 700 and viralload is unditectable. we... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Israel's Haaretz.com Examines Country's Lack of Coverage for Fertility Treatment for HIV-Positive Individuals

Israel's Haaretz.com on Tuesday examined the country's lack of health care coverage for fertility treatment for HIV-positive individuals. The need to address fertility problems among HIV-positive people who wish to have children has "grown along... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

HIV Prevention With Positives: Often Ignored, Yet Often Effective

Table of Contents Introduction Prevention Counseling Takes Back Seat in Many HIV Clinics Brief Provider Prevention Prompting Has Big Impact A Faster, Simpler Approach to Prevention With Positives Why Providers Skip HIV Prevention Counseling... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Repeat Viral Testing of IVF Couples Not Needed: Study

Running repeat tests for HIV and hepatitis B and C on couples before each cycle of in-vitro fertilization treatment is unnecessary, a new study suggests. The initial screening is enough if the couple reports no new risk factors, according to Drs.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

State-Run Clinics in India Providing Antiretrovirals to Fewer Than 10% of HIV-Positive People

The Indian government's National AIDS Control Organization provides no-cost antiretroviral drugs to fewer than 10% of people living with HIV/AIDS in the country, NACO said in testimony to India's Supreme Court on Friday, the AP/ International... Read more »
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fertility help

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Does anyone know of any clinics that do in fact help hiv+ women ? or any clinics that will perform a tubal ligation reversal on hiv+ women???

I was in a bad marriage and had a tubal ligation 12 years ago. I've had hiv for over 18 years, and I'm... Read more »

anyone that has done IVF?

Posted by stardust21, 1 Reply
Just curious if anyone has done IVF to concieve a child b/c of their partner's HIV status. Dh and I are going to be starting the process shortly and would love it if there was someone that I could relate to whether it was successful or not.

Also... Read more »

Overseas Volunteer Positions for HIV Providers

Posted by Anonymous
The International Center for Equal Healthcare Access (ICEHA) is recruiting experienced physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and physician assistants to volunteer for up to 12 weeks in developing countries. Using clinical mentoring techniques,... Read more »

Positive from a female

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Can anyone here post a story of a man (hetro)getting the HIV bug from a woman? I have never heard of a man getting the Bug from a woman> We do not count magic Johnson. Read more »