Is Trauma To The Fetus A Cause For Hiv
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Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramHi. Thank you for your question.An infected mother can transmit the virus to her baby one of three ways. First is during pregnancy itself, since the virus can pass through theplacenta, and go directly into the fetus. Second, transmission could... Read more »
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From the Shadows: Women, Sex, HIV and Violence -- A Press Conference on How Trauma Drives the HIV EpidemicWashington, D.C. -- In the U.S., 1 out of every 4 people living with HIV is a woman. Further, it is estimated that 30% of women living with HIV experience post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) linked to violence and trauma compared to 5.2% in the... Read more »
Prevalence of Childhood Sexual Abuse and Physical Trauma in an HIV-Positive Sample From the Deep SouthSexual and severe physical abuse in childhood is associated with the following in adults: post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety, depression, dissociation, substance abuse, revictimization, high-risk sexual behaviors, and engaging in abuse of... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesTrauma at 15
I am a 15yr old female living with aids. I don't carry it myself, but the person that means the most in this world to me is. My mother. She has had aids since 1987. She has struggled with drugs, and prostuting almost all her life. It... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replieshi guys this is for all who have tested neg recently and the final window period is over(3,6 months etc)
what are the toughts that go through your head?
how do u get back to your life? without thinking about hiv
and other horrid things.
how do u actully... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousHIV Causes AIDS -- And Knowing It Could Save Your Life
By San Francisco AIDS Foundation
While the global HIV/AIDS pandemic continues to rage, a small number of fringe groups have been aggressively promoting misinformation about AIDS. Some claim that... Read more »
Posted by bradfordThe way we address HIV is cause for concern.
The truth is that there are millions of people living to whom HIV has not caused illness and death. This information brings joy and hope to the heart of any person who has ever dreaded the onset of AIDS.
Ini... Read more »
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