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AIDS InfoNet

Pregnancy and HIV

...insemination. How Can We Prevent Infection of Newborns? What if the father is infected with HIV? Recent studies have shown that it is possible to "wash" the sperm of an HIV-infected man so that it can be used to fertilize a woman and produce a healthy baby. These procedures are effective. However, they are very expensive and not easily available. Use antiretroviral medications: The risk of transmitting HIV is extremely low if ARVs...
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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
...insemination. Thanks.Response from Dr. FrascinoHello,At present in vitro fertilization is the safest way for an HIV-positive woman and HIV-negative man to conceive a child. If that is not available or feasible, other options could be considered.... Read more »

HIV/AIDS (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...her menstrual period, is there a possibility of contracting HIV just because she is on her period? even if both dont have HIV/AIDS?Response from Dr. FrascinoHello,Once again a QTND (question that never dies) arises! And of course the ATNC (answer... Read more »

Microbicide delay for greater vaccine test pool? (MICROBICIDES, 2009)

I recently heard a Policy Director of an ASO say that introduction of microbocides to the public will be delayed because the use of microbicides would mean fewer trial patients for a vaccine. Is this really true?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...example, secondary-prevention trials will need to enroll not single participants but couplesspecifically, couples in which the woman is HIV positive and the man is negative. Researchers cannot enroll only negative men to answer questions about... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Impact of HIV-1 Subtype on Women Receiving Single Dose Nevirapine Prophylaxis to Prevent HIV-1 Vertical Transmission

...versus subtype D. One study of women in Senegal with non-A subtypes (C, D, or G) found that the women were more likely to develop AIDS within 5 years of infection than were women with subtype A. Two other studies, including one from Uganda, found... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Effects and Generalizability of Communally Oriented HIV/AIDS Prevention Versus General Health Promotion Groups for Single, Inner-City Women in Urban Clinics

...Women living in inner cities in the United States are the fastest growing segment of individuals infected with HIV. There is an urgent demand for development of intervention programs aimed at these target populations. Because there is no vaccine Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Single Dose of Childbirth HIV Drug 'Can Be Fatal'

...Africa. The study, funded by the US National Institutes of Health, included 745 women in seven African countries and compared AIDS drug cocktails between two groups of women: those who received nevirapine during labor and those who did not. A... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Six-Month Delay in Onset of Nevirapine-Based Antiretroviral Therapy Can Prevent Drug Resistance Following Single-Dose Nevirapine During Labor, Study Says

...nevirapine to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission have some resistance to the drug one year after treatment ( Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , 5/3/06). An estimated 10% of HIV-positive pregnant women in sub-Saharan Africa have access to... Read more »
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single man looking to meet single women HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...hello ladies: i am single male living in chicago. i want to meet single women. i prefer meeting women of color. i would love to chat to know first. i am interested in long term relationship LETS CHAT Read more »

single man looking to meet single women HIV+

Posted by Anonymous
...hello ladies: i am single male living in chicago. i want to meet single women. i prefer meeting women of color. i would love to chat to know first. i am interested in long term relationship LETS CHAT TALK Read more »

HIV Positive and Single??

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Do you have trouble meeting people for romantic relationships because of HIV or AIDS? We have started a website for those who are HIV+/AIDS and single, because my mother is HIV positive and has found it impossible Read more »

WOMEN

Posted by NAIMAH, 6 Replies
...I HAVE BEEN HIV+ FOR 15 YEARS NOW. MY HUSBAND HAS DIED FROM AIDS AND I STILL GO ON. I DONT TAKE MEDS AND I DONT KNOW WHY. RIGHT NOW MY DOCTOR Read more »