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Hiv In Fetus

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concerned for the unborn when with aids

If your pregnant and have aids how can your baby be protected when the doctor perscribes so much medication?
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...infection and are pregnant, antiviral therapy for you against HIV, is extremely important in preventing transmission of HIV to the fetus. There are risks for the fetus associated with some HIV medicines. But after the first trimester, these... Read more »

Drug abuse and the effects to the fetus during pregnancy

I have been seeing this guy for about 8 months. He promised me that he quit drugs, and I believed... Read more »

hiv + female

If a pregnant woman is hiv positive and not on medication what is the chances that her baby will... Read more »
Articles
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HAART and the Safety of the Fetus

...of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has dramatically decreased deaths from AIDS-related infections. As a result, HIV positive people in these countries are generally living longer, and some are thinking about having children. ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Birmingham News Series Examines Impacts of HIV/AIDS in Zambia, University of Alabama-Birmingham's Program

...Zambian women face "tough choices" regarding whether to use antiretroviral drugs to reduce the risk of transmitting HIV to their fetus or infant, the News reports. The use of single-dose nevirapine to prevent vertical HIV transmission can lead... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

You Can Have a Healthy Pregnancy if You Are HIV Positive

... You Can Have a Healthy Pregnancy if You Are HIV Positive Getting Pregnant Staying Healthy While Pregnant HIV Treatment Options Other Treatments While Pregnant Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Table of Contents TreatmentUpdate , February 2009

...Treatment Interruption Uncovers HIV's Attack on the Kidneys Side Effects and Complications HAART and the Safety of the Fetus French Study Clears HAART of Cancer Link in Kids Risk of Deformities Very Low in Infants Exposed to HAART... Read more »
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testing for HIV Aids: urgent pls help!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...rolled on the bed. the fluid must have gotten intach with my penis cuz otherwise i wdnt hav contracted ghonorrea. do you think HIV Aids virus can be that 'sly' as the ghonorrea virus have prooved to be? but for sure i din get back i.e din have... Read more »

can you get HIV from fingering

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...do you get aids or HIV from fingering? Read more »

hickey

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...is it possible for HIV to be transmitted by getting or giving a hickey? thanks Read more »