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Hiv And Male Reproduction

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...2007. Herbst, J. and others. Estimating HIV prevalence and risk behaviors of transgender persons in the United States: A systematic review. AIDS and Behavior 12:1-17. January 2008. Keatley, J. and others. Transgender global HIV/AIDS epidemiology . Presentation at the 17th International AIDS Conference. Mexico City. August 3-8, 2008. Kessler, S. and W. McKenna. Who put the "trans" in transgender? Gender theory and everyday life....
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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
...a referral to an HIV-knowledgeable obstetrician in your area. Medical centers that have considerable experience treating HIV/AIDS are usually well equipped to help with situations like yours. You can read additional information in the archives... Read more »

I just found out my boyfriend is HIV positive , what do I do? (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

My boyfriend and I have been together about a year and he contracted HIV about two months ago. I love him and I've chosen to stay with him but I am concerned for my own health because I do not have HIV. We have used condoms when we have sex but it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the internet, I found this article Complete removal of HIV-1 RNA and proviral DNA from semen by the swim-up method: assisted reproduction technique using spermatozoa free from HIV-1 published by the Japanese scientists. Unfortunately, I didnt... Read more »

Questions from a Male Heterosexual "circulating (recombinant forms, CRF A/E, HIV subtypes)

I am a male heterosexual with multiple partners. These women vary in sexual histories, with some of their sexual histories being very limited but others being extremely extensive. Some are American and other are from various countries abroad. None...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...comment that you hate having to use condoms. However, from very personal experience, I can assure you that you'll hate having HIV/AIDS even more!Stay safe. Stay well. It's that simple.Dr. Bob$100 donation soon to be father needs closure please... Read more »

HIV + male HIV - female

Dr. I have a question concerning having children. I have asked my HIV specialist and I am getting mixed answers. I am HIV pos and my wife is HIV neg. we really want to have a child, is it really possible to have a child without endangering her...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Conducts IVF for serodiscordant couples. Call (646) 756-8282. 4. Duncan Holly Biomedical. Operates the Special Program of Assisted Reproduction (SPAR), started in 1994 as a support group for couples living with incurable sexually transmitted... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sexual and Reproductive Life of Women Informed of Their HIV Seropositivity: A Prospective Cohort Study in Burkina Faso

...Of the 16,000 new HIV infections that occur every day in the world, 1,600 affect children, chiefly in Africa. Almost all these children acquire HIV Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Kenyan Government Adopts Male Circumcision as a Standard HIV Prevention Strategy

...information; and Promote male circumcision within the context of the general enhancement of health care services. Ruth Njeri, an HIV/AIDS advocate, said she fears the new policy might make circumcised men have unprotected sex and think... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Uganda: Unfriendly Nurses and Culture Hinder Male Involvement in HIV Prevention

...to log around 25,000 new infections annually. Most infected children acquire HIV at birth, said Dr. Zainab Akol, head of HIV/AIDS programs at the Health Ministry. Health experts say Ugandan men play a key role in reproductive health... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Male Circumcision: The New HIV/AIDS Vaccine?

...Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a report indicating that male circumcision showed considerable benefit in reducing HIV incidence in men. In areas where HIV-1 prevalence constitutes a population epidemic, male circumcision could have... Read more »
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He Has HIV, She Doesn't--And They're in Love

Posted by Chloe1023, 1 Reply
...do in a situation like this? PS: Pozspaces.com is a singles dating site for individuals who may be HIV positive or have AIDS. We understand that living with this virus/disease can be difficult when it comes to dating. We want to provide the... Read more »

pregnacy during ure period

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
if u have unprotected sex during ure period can u get pregnant? Read more »

I am 19 infected with HIV from the Philippines

Posted by dyingYOUNG
...HIV as of April 2006... ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ this is My Story (the darkest part of me) 'My classmate has AIDS!' By: MIRIAM V. TORRECAMPO (People's Journal Tonight, June 28, 2006) THIS is the dreaded shriek which Marcus... Read more »

I am 19 infected with HIV from the Philippines

Posted by dyingYOUNG
...Positive Action Foundation Philippines, Incorporated (PAFPI), is part of the hidden and growing number of people afflicted with HIV/AIDS. The Philippine AIDS Registry tallied a total of 2,499 HIV/AIDS cases since 1984, 67 percent of whom are... Read more »