HIV and breastfeeding - Pregnancy, part 6

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Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying video and audio recording educates mothers who are HIV-positive about how to safely feed their baby. It explains that an HIV-positive mother can pass HIV to her baby during pregnancy, during labor and birth, and by breastfeeding. It clarifies that women with HIV should not breastfeed. The document recommends the use of infant formula where clean water is available.

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:
N/A
Translation Review:
N/A
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Population:
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Keywords:
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, Breast feeding, HIV infections, Infant formula, Mothers, Women's Health
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
5/23/2017
Reviewed By:
HealthReach staff and Author/Agency

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