Neglected Realities: Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Abortion in the Context of HIV

Women around the world have been disproportionately affected by HIV and AIDS, particularly in the regions hardest hit by the pandemic, such as sub-Saharan Africa. But with increased global access to antiretroviral therapy (ART), greater numbers of HIV-positive women are living longer healthier lives. And since the majority of women living with HIV are in their reproductive years, the need to promote and protect their reproductive and sexual rights has never been greater.

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Authors: Sofia Gruskin, Sarah MacCarthy
Published By: Rewire
Date: October 5, 2010
Publication Link: https://rewire.news/article/2010/10/05/protecting-reproductive-sexual-rights-hivpositive-women/