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Having A Baby With An Hiv Negative Partner

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is it possible to have a baby without infecting partner and baby?

is it possible to have a baby without infecting your partner and the baby if your levels are cd600 and undectable?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...It is possible-likely even-that HIV discordant couples can have a healthy HIV-negative baby without infecting the other partner. The approach to be taken depends on the situation/finances/insurance and is a subject matter about which HIV... Read more »

myself and my girl want to have a negative baby

Myself and my girlfriend are both positive for the last few years. We both are on Atripla. My... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...about PEP, "Post-Exposure Prophylaxis" (See Fact Sheet 156 .) This has not yet been proven to avoid transmission between sex partners. Do not just take a few doses of your partner's medication! That might not be the right treatment. For PEP to... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...many HIV+ women are livinglonger, healthier lives. As they think about the future, some of these womenare deciding to have the babies they always wanted. HIV+ women who want to become pregnant should discuss their plans with a health care... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...that give free, clean syringes to people so they won't need to share. Vertical Transmission With no treatment, up to 35% of the babies of HIV-infected women would be born infected. The risk drops to about 4% if a woman takes AZT during pregnancy... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

You Can Have a Healthy Pregnancy if You Are HIV Positive

...thinking about using a fertility clinic, be sure to get information about all the services you will need and their costs.) "I ruled out intrauterine insemination because of the cost, but it is an option." If you and your partner(s) are both... Read more »
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partner positive - now im preg - am i too?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...on the net and its all alot to take in - maybe people with personal experience are better suited 2 help me.....here goes: my partner was hiv pos but unaware of his status, i finally concieved (fell pregnant) and then during this time we have... Read more »

Want a baby.....

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...6 months baby with him by then luckily my baby was negative but I came out positive. I had an IUD put on so I would have any babies for 5 years our plans where to have one more baby back then but aft her we found out that he and I where positive... Read more »

i am scared for my baby

Posted by adjusting, 3 Replies
...when iwas told that a previous partner had tested positive about a week after i got tested the results came back negative.i never tested again until i was six months Read more »

I want to have a baby

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
... I am a 19 year old female, who is hiv+ and want a baby. But the only thing is, is how can I get pregnant from my boyfriend who is hiv -. How can I get pregnant without having unprotected Read more »