TITLE

HIV and Breastfeeding: The Debate Continues

AUTHOR(S)
Kent, George
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Mothering;Jul/Aug2000, Issue 101, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the debate regarding the prohibition of HIV positive mothers to breastfeed newborns. Account on several global court rulings regarding the prohibition of AZT drug administration to HIV positive pregnant women; Details of the Coustoudis study on breast fed and formula fed infants of HIV positive women; Human rights implication of the debate.
ACCESSION #
3342555

 

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