HIV facts Archives | Positive Network SA - PNSA

In the spirit of mother’s month PNSA has taken the time out to compile a list of facts and safety tips regarding Mother-to-child-transmission (MTCT) and Prevention of mother-to-child (PMTCT). (1) Antiretrovialtreatment has drastically reduces the risk of mother-to-child HIV transmission. HIV+ mother can have HIV free babies via strict adherence to antenatal services and regular HIV […]
Top 6 #HIVFacts 1) HIV+ women can give birth to an HIV- baby. Pregnant women who are HIV+ need to take relevant anti-retrovirals (ARV’s) and regularly consult with their medical practitioner in order to prevent mother to child (MTCT) transmission. 2) HIV+ people who strictly adhere to their anti-retroviral treatment (ART) can test HIV negative. […]