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HIV/Aids

Question
Posted by: Zama | 2018/01/30

Q.

HIV positive and pregnant

I am pregnant but m HIV positive. What can I do to protect my unborn baby? I am worried about my unborn baby since I am hiv positive

Expert's Reply

A.

HIV/Aids expert
- 2018/02/20

You need to start lifelong antiretroviral treatment as soon as possible. The treatment works by lowering your viral load. The lower the viral load the smaller the risk of HIV transmission to baby. Make sure you start treatment and that you take it every single day

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