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story on HIV+ women who choose to have children

My name is Kristen. I am a reporter at a News Channel. I am working on a story about HIV+ women who choose to have children. I am looking for women who have and who are about to have children. I am also looking for medical information about...
Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Response from Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
...The best way to lower an HIV+ pregnant woman's risk of transmitting HIV to her baby is to start on effective combination antiretroviral therapy early in pregnancy, Read more »

HIV (Pregnant Woman)

Dear Doctor,My girlfriend is pregnant past 8 months.We did test for HIV in a well reputated... Read more »

Is anal sex ok with a woman that has HIV/AIDS

I am interested in a woman who has HIV/AIDS. She wants to have anal sex not vaginal sex and that is... Read more »
Articles
Women Alive

Women, Small Towns, and HIV One Woman's Story

...have written since I was told, April of 1993, that I was HIV positive. Up until that time I felt that I was educated about HIV/AIDS. My friends would tease me, calling me "Condom Mama". I was always telling them to use condoms, yet I did not... Read more »
The Body

Former Pop Star Sherri Lewis Talks About Living With HIV - HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Women

...couldn't think it. When it happened, you just couldn't tolerate it -- the pain was agonizing. Was that because it was 1987 and HIV/AIDS was almost invariably fatal? At that time, if you got a positive test, it was a death sentence. People... Read more »
U.S. Public Health Service's Office on Women's Health

National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD) -- March 10, 2009

...celebrate NWGHAAD? How can I celebrate NWGHAAD? What is NWGHAAD? Poster for National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (PDF) Click to enlarge. National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD) is a... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Funding, Treatment Standards, Empowering Women Addressed at ICAAP

... Funding to fight the spread of HIV/AIDS in Asia and the Pacific has fallen short of the demand, and the majority of available money has missed reaching those at highest Read more »
Connect With Others

I'm 23 and Living with HIV: One Woman's Story

Posted by asya
...I just read an article on SavvyMiss.com about a 23-year-old woman living with HIV and her struggle with the disease. I can't believe she has to go through this at such a young age, but she is making a huge difference Read more »

Living with HIV as a Young Woman

Posted by asya
...others be more aware. http://www.savvymiss.com/ambitious-women/ambitious-women-archive/article/im-23-and-living-with-hiv-one-womans-story-2868.html Read more »

Would like to profile women w/HIV/AIDS for TV.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...television show called Lifetime Live. It is a news show for women: I would like to provide the opportunity to two women with AIDS to tell their stories: a young woman in her teens and an older professional woman. Please e-mail me with your... Read more »

Women and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Great Snippett from Regan Hoffman! http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/AIDS/story?id=2040438&page=1 Read more »