When you are tested for pregnancy at the clinic, you will also be offered an HIV test. If you haven’t already been tested for HIV, it’s a good idea to take the test now. It is important for you to know your status – and it’s important for your baby too. Knowing your status means that you can do something about it.
This MAMA HIV+ Help guide will support you from the day you find out you are pregnant and HIV+ to the day your baby is eating solid foods. If you follow the guidelines closely, you can make sure your baby never contracts HIV, even if you are HIV+.