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Hiv Aids For Kids

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Ask the Experts

talking to child about HIV/AIDS

What are some guidelines and resources for mothers w/ HIV/AIDS to talk to their child about living w/ a parent w/ the disease?
Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

Response from Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...The National Center for Pediatric and Family HIV Resource Center (http://www.womenchildrenhiv.org) is an excellent resource for families living with HIV and has materials that 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 »

Sex with a virgin or child cures AIDS

hi i wanted to know if I have sex with a child or with a young virgin is it true that I will be... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: HIV/AIDS Kids Enjoying Their Own Magical Summer

... For the sixth summer in a row, HIV-positive children and young adults from all over the West Coast have come to Camp Kindle, a free camp in the Santa Clarita Valley, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York Times Profiles Documentary Aimed to Help Parents Discuss Sex, HIV/AIDS With Their Kids

...McNeil on Tuesday profiled the new documentary "Please Talk to Kids About AIDS," which aims to help parents talk about sex and HIV/AIDS with their children. The film features two sisters -- Vineeta and Sevilla Hennessey, ages six and four -- as... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Massive Charity Gift Drive Targets Kids With HIV/AIDS this Year

...Whether to reach out to people affected with HIV/AIDS has been a tough issue for many Christian groups. But Franklin Graham said Wednesday it was an obvious decision for his Read more »
AIDS Action Council

Dr. Laura's Dangerous Message Puts Kids at Risk for HIV/AIDS

...evidence that the talk show host's uninformed views have the potential to do real damage to young people at risk of contracting HIV/AIDS. "She's not a medical doctor, but she's about to play one on TV. Of course personal responsibility is... Read more »
Connect With Others

Need insurance coverage for HIV child adopting

Posted by opinco, 1 Reply
...direction and help. I help place children with special needs for adoption. We have a little girl a family wants to adopt, she is HIV positive from birth, now 8 years old. The family uses private insurance as he is a contractor. They must be... Read more »

Will a child with hiv exhibit symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...If a child was born or contracted hiv as a child, would they eventually exhibit syptoms when they are older? I thought they would but read somewhere that a child got Read more »

Project Officer: Child focusedHIV/AIDS Interventi

Posted by Anonymous
...quality of our peer education programme and for developing innovative and creative strategies to strengthen the participation of children in all aspects of our work. Key Competencies - Vietnamese national / University degree - Experience in... Read more »

AIDS mom & child

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I was recently diagnosed with AIDS and found out that my 5 year old boy has AIDS as well. He should be entering kindergarten this year and my husband (who is negative) Read more »