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Hiv In Toddlers

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HIV transmittal

Can you transfer the HIV virus by drooling? Example - one toddler to another toddler?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Toddler drooling is definitely not a mode of HIV transmission! Unprotected sex, yes; sharing intravenous needles, yes; blood transfusions with tainted blood, yes; mother-to-child Read more »

My toddler

I was diagnosed with HIV in 2006, I contunie to take my meds daily. The problem is that prior to me... Read more »

Bathing with my son

Hello DocJust wondering if it is possible to give my son HIV if I bathe with him? I am a female... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Five Toddlers Die of AIDS in Kazakhstan After 61 Contract HIV in Medical Treatment official said five of at least 61 toddlers who contracted HIV during medical treatment in southern Kazakhstan have died of AIDS-related illnesses. Of about 13,000 children who received treatments including blood transfusions, some 7,000... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

South African High Court Rules in Favor of Nursery School That Rejected HIV-Positive Toddler; Appeal Planned

...Africa's High Court on Wednesday ruled that a Johannesburg nursery school "acted reasonably" when it deferred admission to an HIV-positive four-year-old girl, South Africa's Business Day reports (Kahn, Business Day , 10/22). Karen Pereira,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Four More Toddlers Infected With HIV in Outbreak in Kyrgyzstan

...negligence. Five adults, four of whom are mothers, and 21 children are now known to be infected, said Erkin Bakiev of the regional AIDS center. Medical staff are believed to have accidentally infected the patients while giving shots and blood... Read more »
The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

... Table of Contents The Facts About HIV Starting the Discussion Talking to Children of Different Ages Taking Care of Yourself HIV is a tough subject for Read more »
Connect With Others

What to expect? An uncertain future??

Posted by zeb, 2 Replies
...stupid... After visiting my HIV doc he told me: you're not gonna die soon, with current treatment care the chance of hetting aids is almost zero. You'll see your kids graduate and I stringly suggest you to plan your life and to save money for... Read more »


Posted by Jessie, 3 Replies
...husband come to me, upset, crying and concerned about his brothers two newborn twins and the fact that me and my husband are both HIV+. Apparently, the brother confronted my husband about being with the newborns and washing his hands each time... Read more »

has anyone read this book?

Posted by Anonymous
...47 used & new from $8.98 Have one to sell? Sell yours here NEW LIST! Learn more. Tell a Friend The Cure For HIV / AIDS See larger image Share your own customer images Publisher: learn how customers can search inside this book. The... Read more »

Christian HIV persons

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...with the development of a prayer directed programme / Aids response. In the light of this there is an exciting opportunity for HIV POSITIVE/AIDS INFECTED BELIEVERS [MALE OR FEMALE] IN YOUR COUNTRY, to contribute personally and meaningfully to... Read more »