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How To Have Children With An Hiv Partner

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Ask the Experts

HIV+ partner and children

My partner is HIV+ and I have tested negative. We are going to get married this year and we really want to have children.How do we go about this and is there a way he can still impregnate me without passing on the disease?
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...Several clinics have explored ways to enable discordant couples to conceive while protecting the HIV-negative partner against infection. Various groups have been studying assisted reproduction techniques such as sperm washing, intrauterine... Read more »


Good day Doctor, i have a finance who is also a medical Doctor, but not on hiv line. i told him... Read more »

HIV positive & on Truvada & stocktrin

Hi,I am HIV and on Truvada & Stocktrin,my husband is hiv negetive & i am Hiv positive. is it... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UNICEF, Baylor Partner to Increase Access to Treatment Among HIV-Positive Children in 120 Countries

... UNICEF and the Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative on Thursday in New York City are scheduled to sign a partnership agreement aimed at expanding access to antiretroviral drugs and other treatments among HIV-positive children to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UNICEF, Baylor Partner to Expand Treatment to HIV-Positive Children in Africa

... UNICEF and the Baylor College of Medicine on Tuesday announced they formed a partnership to expand access to antiretroviral drugs and other treatments for HIV-positive children in Africa, the Houston Chronicle Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UNAIDS, NGOs Partner to Eliminate Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV in Africa

... UNAIDS Executive Director Michel Sidibe in New York on Monday signed a partnership agreement with several non-governmental organizations (NGOs)pledging to work towardseliminating mother-to-child transmission Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...infection or not. HIV isn't the first topic that comes up when most couples start dating. You may not know the HIV status of your partner. You might not even have been tested yourself. It can be very difficult to talk about HIV status. See Fact... Read more »
Connect With Others

Survey: HIV- women desiring children with HIV+ man

Posted by Poppy
...BAPAC, Bay Area Perinatel AIDS Center is conducting an online survey for HIV- women, desiring to have children with an HIV+ male partner. The goal of this survey is to collect data which will be useful in educating couples, physicians,... Read more »

Need Help with Childs questions

Posted by kat01, 2 Replies
I have to talk to my niece about her recent diagnoses. She is 12 yrs old.He mother cannot talk to her about it because she is dealing with her own recent diagnoses and is several states away recouperating from an additonal illness..I need help in... Read more »

Why is there no section for Straight Men w/ HIV

Posted by LatinoHeat, 4 Replies
...I am a Straight Male living with HIV. I was curious why there is no Section for Straight Men w/ HIV. I see one for Women, Teens and Gay Men. I am very curious. Read more »


Posted by LOVE, 11 Replies
...found that I was + in Feb this year. in December I met a guy that i grew up with. Weve always been friends and we became intimate few weeks later using protection of course. It was before i knew my status. Now that i know my status it is very... Read more »