Malaysia has been certified by the World Health Organization as having eliminated mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis, the first country in the Western Pacific Region to achieve this milestone.
Cases of congenital syphilis more than doubled in the U.S. since 2013, outpacing overall increases in STDs nationwide.
Questions and answers on potential risk of neural tube defects in infants born to women who were taking dolutegravir (DTG) at the time of conception.
Exploring the Possible Dangers of HIV and Zika Coinfection Among Pregnant Women and Newborn Children
In response to the Zika epidemic, the National Institutes for Health (NIH) has launched a study to shed light on how coinfection with HIV and Zika impact maternal and fetal health.
"I would have loved to have been a dad someday, but then, I was diagnosed with HIV," is an all-too-common statement shared by men living with HIV, but times are changing, writes Josh Middleton.
HIVE's suite of brochures for women, men and transgender people support those living with and affected by HIV in attaining their reproductive goals.
Women living with HIV share their experiences with pregnancy. Providers at HIVE talk about women living with HIV having healthy babies.
Cori Blum, M.D., asks Magic, a man living with HIV, if he wants to have a baby. They discuss TasP (treatment as prevention) and PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis).
One mother describes her experience trying to have a baby with her HIV-positive husband by using PrEP.
"After my husband disclosed his status to me, I did some research to find out what my risk would be if we had condomless sex," writes Caroline Watson. Using treatment as prevention (TasP) enabled them to have a healthy and HIV-free daughter.