Children and HIV - Newly diagnosed with HIV, part 5
This one-page handout with accompanying video and audio recording educates people about children who have been newly diagnosed with HIV. It identifies pregnancy, childbirth, and breastfeeding as the main causes of HIV infection in children under the age of 13. It provides information for parents and caregivers of children diagnosed with HIV about opportunistic infections (OIs) as well as typical childhood infections and the illnesses they can cause, developmental milestones, treatment, family issues, and bullying.
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.