Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: mommy | 2008/09/18

Q.

childminders and HIV

just wanted to know, what are the important precautions with a childminder who is HIV positive.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The only way she could transfer her infection to your baby is directly through her blood. So if she has any cut or open sore she must not handle your child.Any cut she may have no matter how small must be covered.

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