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In Vitro For Hiv Positive Women

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Sex with HIV Negative Partner

I was tested positive but my hubby is negative, but i want children, what will i do about this since he seems to be afraid of making love with me, even when he does he make sure he uses condom. what is the solution?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...careful timed sex without a condom during ovulation, use of judicious Pre-PEP and post-NPEP until pregnant, sperm washing, and in vitro fertilization approaches. A high % of women can safely conceive in well managed situations. KH Read more »

HIV and pregnancy

Are there any ways that a woman can have the child of a man who's HIV positive without getting... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AP/ International Herald Tribune Examines Progress In Reducing Number of African Infants Born With HIV

...laboratory for HIV-positive parents, enabling them to conceive and give birth to HIV-negative infants through procedures such as in vitro fertilization. Approximately five or six couples, with either one or both partners living with HIV/AIDS,... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...progressive neurologic disease ( Haase . Nature 1986;322:130). HIV causes the death and dysfunction of CD4+ T lymphocytes in vitro and in vivo . CD4+ T cell dysfunction and depletion are hallmarks of HIV disease. The recognition that HIV... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women While many people living with HIV (HIV-positive people) suffer from depression, it is more common in HIV-positive women than HIV-positive men. In some... Read more »
Connect With Others

I'm + but I want children of my own

Posted by stillhere, 3 Replies
...I have been HIV+ for 7 years now and I aint gonna lie, I was devastated for so many reasons, my main thought was I would die immediatley, but Read more »

Timed, Unprotected Sex to Get Pregnant

Posted by CSS, 3 Replies
...won't give the go-ahead or help couples like us with the process. My doctor offered to do sperm washing, but only if we did IVF (in vitro fertilization) and we can't afford it. So we'd just have to go it alone, like we did last time. I'm feeling... Read more »

Having a baby when you are HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 11 Replies
... Having a Baby when you're HIV Positive I'm a 23 year old HIV positive woman considering having a child with my HIV negative husband. Anyone have any experience Read more »

want to have a baby, but worried

Posted by kolo, 1 Reply
...and Molecular Mutagenesis 48: 322-329, 2007. Escobar PA et al. Genotoxicity assessed by the Comet and GPA assays following in vitro exposure of human lymphoblastoid cells (H9) or perinatal exposure of mother-child pairs to AZT or AZT-3TC.... Read more »