How HIV can be spread from mother to baby - Pregnancy, part 1

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Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying video and audio recording educates people about mother-to-child or perinatal transmission of HIV. It identifies three ways that a mother who is HIV-positive can spread HIV to her baby: during pregnancy, during vaginal childbirth, and through breastfeeding. The document discusses how the pregnant woman can take HIV medicines to reduce the risk of passing HIV to her baby.

Text and audio are in the public domain. Graphics are copyrighted content.

Author(s):
Healthy Roads Media
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
Country:
N/A
Population:
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Keywords:
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, Breast feeding, Delivery, obstetric, Female, HIV infections, Infant, Infectious disease transmission, vertical, Mothers, Parturition, Pregnancy, Women's Health
Copyright:
Copyrighted
Date Last Reviewed:
5/23/2017
Reviewed By:
HealthReach staff and Author/Agency

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