A helpful Q&A and fact sheets on preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV.

An editorial, “Preventing mother to child transmission of HIV: the role of Cesarean section,” by the Pediatric, Adolescent, and Maternal AIDS Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health.

Formed in 1971, Family Health International is among the largest and most established nonprofit organizations active in international public health with a mission to improve lives worldwide through research, education, and services in family health. “Preventing Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV” is another well-researched article, although dating from 1998.

This article is titled “Stigma Borne With Hope: Mothers, Children Face Dual Challenges,” and highlights the use of antiretrovirals.

This web site provides mother-to-child transmission publications of the World Health Organization, as well as several related links.


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