Articles tagged with: HIV testing in pregnant women

High rates of HIV testing among pregnant women in Ontario

published: December, 27, 2012 Written by // CATIE - HIV and Hep C Info Resource Categories // Women, CATIE - HIV and Hep C Info Resource, Health, Living with HIV, Population Specific

Good news from CATIE: “The widespread availability of potent combination anti-HIV therapy (commonly called ART or HAART) has greatly reduced deaths from AIDS-related infections in Canada and other high-income countries.”

High rates of HIV testing among pregnant women in Ontario

This article first appeared on the CATIE website here. Une version française est disponible ici.  The widespread availability of potent combination anti-HIV therapy (commonly called ART or HAART) has greatly reduced deaths from AIDS-related infections in Canada and other high-income countries. ART improves the health of HIV-positive people by reducing the production of HIV and allowing the immune system to begin to repair itself. The power of ART is such that researchers and doctors incre