Raising an HIV positive child

Raising an HIV positive child

Season: 3 Episode: 14 Topic: How do I take care of HIV positive children? Do they need extra attention what does it look like?

What treatment is available for babies and children if they are living with HIV?
If your baby is HIV positive, the health professionals will put your baby onto antiretroviral medication. Whether your baby is EXCLUSIVELY breastfed or EXCL...
What if the baby or little child doesn’t like the taste and won’t take the medication?
If your baby or little child doesn’t like the taste of the medication, breastfeed straight after or for a baby older than 6 months give milk, juice or food....