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Hiv And Childbirth

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12 years old and i have a question about chewing gum and hiv. i will donate $20 (HOW HIV IS TRANSMITTED, 2009)

Hi, I was sent here by my mom. she said you'd be able to help me out. My uncle just got diagnosed with hiv and since that ive been so afraid of it. here is my question, i was visiting my cousin's college campus and he took me in one of his classes....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,HIV cannot be transmitted from pre-chewed gum. There are only a few ways HIV can be transmitted:Sexual transmission. Unprotected Read more »

Epoxy Resin (HOW HIV IS TRANSMITTED, 2010)

Hi im 14 and had a question. my friend told me that epoxy resin that you make jewelry with, causes... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. Policies Contribute to Spread of HIV, Childbirth-, Abortion-Related Deaths Among Women, Conference Attendees Say

...countries have made progress toward meeting these goals, other countries have made "little or no progress" in maternal health, HIV/AIDS prevention and education and access to and funding for contraceptives since the Cairo conference ( Kaiser... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Single Dose of Childbirth HIV Drug 'Can Be Fatal'

... HIV-positive women given a single dose of nevirapine during labor to prevent mother-to-baby transmission face an increased risk of Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive Pregnant Women Who Receive Tenofovir, Emtricitabine During Childbirth Have Decreased Risk of Developing Drug Resistance, Study Says

...Disease Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv .... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mozambique Reports Increased HIV Rate

...Aida Libombo, Mozambique's deputy health minister, reported Wednesday that the HIV infection rate among the nation's adults had risen to nearly 15 percent from 12 percent last year. The ministry reports it is Read more »
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Childbirth Ed for HIV positive women

Posted by Anonymous
...women. In addition we offer Women's healthcare workshops and specialized Women's health classes, specific to women's issues in HIV/AIDS. We are now enrolling for our New Chidbirth Education workshop for HIV positive women. There is an affordable... Read more »

Director of Treatment & Prevention Advocacy

Posted by Robert1
...Director of Treatment & Prevention Advocacy is responsible for the strategic direction and implementation of Project Informs HIV/AIDS research and treatment advocacy efforts, including involvement in research and treatment advocacy regarding... Read more »

Ouch!

Posted by ItsFaith, 4 Replies
...nitrogen. It hurt worse than childbirth. I can hardly type....:-( I have reassured myself repeatedly that this is not a sign of HIV (as I know my hub had one back in december and I am sure I just caught it from him....feel free to reassure ... 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 Read more »