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Two Hiv Parents Give Birth To Hiv Neg Baby

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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
...pregnancy.HIV-positive pregnant women who do not require antiretroviral therapy to maintain their own health may be able to stop treatment after giving birth -- a decision that should only be made in consultation with her healthcare team.Which... Read more »

SAFE CHILD BIRTH .

IS IT POSSIBLE FOR A HIV POSITIVE MALE AND NEGATIVE FEMALE TO MEET AND HAVE CHILDREN WHO WILL BE... Read more »
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Want a baby.....

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...tumbling down. Well it would of been 3 years now with the IUD but I found out that it has to be removed and I ran out of ideas for birth control and I honestly dont want to get my tubes tied I wanted another baby is it wrong for two positive... Read more »

Want to have a baby

Posted by Positivelyok, 5 Replies
...would like to hear from anyone who has or is currently going through a pregnancy and what it entails as it relates to being HIV positive. We are going to our regular check-up in a few months and will discuss our plans with our MD to see if this... Read more »

sister of my fiance has aids, need advice

Posted by knut_hamsun, 4 Replies
...My fiance just told me her sister has aids. my fiance tested lately, and she is negative. some of the other family members have not been tested. The sister has been sick for 10y. I am in a bit of shock here, and Read more »

Just found out 2 days ago...

Posted by Iris, 15 Replies
...do that all the time...they can't tell you anything over the phone, blah blah blah...I remember even kind of joking about the HIV test...haha, yeah no way!! (I tested negative last March). I get to the Drs. office at 3pm - nurse (midwife) walks... Read more »