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August 02, 2016
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Mothers Help Each Other Prevent HIV in Newborns

Karin Schermbrucker

REACHING OUT: A mothers2mothers mentor talks with a patient at Iganga General Hospital in eastern Uganda.

When a pregnant woman in Rwanda or Uganda learns she is HIV-positive, she may be tempted to keep the diagnosis to herself, for fear of the social repercussions of seeking treatment. She may not know that there are steps she can take to help prevent...

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