Mother in law with hiv

Question

My mother in lawhas hiv we did not know...she did but we did not...i have an 18mth old and 36 mth old who may have drank after her in a cup or straw...can they be infected?

Answer

Hello there HIV is not transmitted by casual contact. HIV cannot be transmitted by casual contact, like hugging, holding, kissing, sharing drinks or food with, or living in the same home or working in the same office with someone who has HIV. take care Dr. W