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In Vitro Procedure For Hiv Positive Women

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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
...avoided during this three-month period provided the woman does not require treatment to maintain her own health. Otherwise, HIV treatment should be continued throughout pregnancy.HIV-positive pregnant women who do not require antiretroviral... Read more »

Sex with HIV Negative Partner

I was tested positive but my hubby is negative, but i want children, what will i do about this... Read more »
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The Body

This Month in HIV: Having a Baby When You're HIV Positive

...much longer struggle. And you have been positive since the dark days of the epidemic, in 1993, when there was still no decent HIV treatment. Was it always in your mind that one day, if you survived all of this, you would have a child? Wendy... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...can significantly reduce the incidence of AIDS and death among HIV-infected individuals as compared to previously available HIV treatment regimens ( Hammer et al. NEJM 1997;337:725; Cameron et al. Lancet 1998;351:543). Use of these potent... Read more »
New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute

Preconception Care for HIV-Infected Women

...Coordination of care between clinicians can provide improved maternal and infant health outcomes. The primary care clinician, HIV treatment specialist, and obstetrical provider with expertise in HIV infection should collaborate to provide optimal... Read more »
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About HIV & Pregnancy From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...I took HIV medications during my pregnancy and he was given medication after he was born. His doctor thinks he should start HIV treatment when he is three months old, but I have reservations. Is starting treatment so early a good idea? Can I be... Read more »
Connect With Others

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Lost

Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
I tested positive 3 days before Christmas and I think I am still numb to the fact. I haven't told any friends or family because I really don't know how and most are judgemental and I'm sure will walk away. But I guess if they do, then I didn't need... Read more »

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 Read more »

Excessive Mastubation

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Ever since I found out that I'm poz, I've been spending a lot more time mastubating. Is that normal? Or could it be because of the amount of time I've been spending reading posts about sexual issues? Pleasing myself has become an every day thing... Read more »