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Couples of Mixed HIV Status

Clinical Issues And Interventions

by Nancy L. Beckerman

  • 242 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Infectious & contagious diseases,
  • Social Science,
  • HIV Infections,
  • Consumer Health,
  • Sociology,
  • psychology,
  • Diseases - AIDS & HIV,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Couples,
  • HIV-positive persons,
  • Marital psychotherapy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8152731M
    ISBN 100789018527
    ISBN 109780789018526

      Since miscegenation in the United States, interracial marriages have been on the rise. As of , Pew Research Center reported that 17% of newlywed couples were interracial interracial couples become mixed race families, these statistics are only more likely to grow, so does the need for representation, which has always been : Abby Hargreaves.   Sharing my thoughts on the stigma around HIV and the importance of being clued up, knowing your status, protecting yourself and others. As a community we hav.

      Abstract. The ambition of this book is to illuminate and understand mixed HIV status relationships outside the confines of clinical trials and biomedical definitions, especially in the context of an epidemic characterised by both rapid, revolutionary change and tenacious by: 1. Couples in serodiscordant, or mixed status, relationships, can face challenges due to HIV status more easily, due to better information and medical advances.

    With World Aids Day on Tuesday, the couple hope more people in mixed-status relationships will speak up. Psychiatrist Sibongile Mashapu has counselled a number of couples in mixed-status. Part II Family, children and couples - exploring therapy for homelife: mental health treatment of children and families affected by HIV/AIDS; family therapy with HIV/AIDS- affected families; psychotherapy with HIV-affected adolescents; couples of mixed HIV status - .


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Couples of Mixed HIV Status by Nancy L. Beckerman Download PDF EPUB FB2

Research has shown that antiretroviral therapy (ART) can significantly reduce the risk of HIV in serodiscordant couples (in which one partner is HIV-positive and the other is HIV-negative). Strategies include treatment as prevention (TasP), in which ART reduces the infectivity of the HIV-positive partner, and pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), in which ART reduces the susceptibility in the.

The book presents the findings of a research study involving 44 mixed HIV status couples in the Northeast and is generously illustrated with tables that make complex research results easy to access and understand.

Topics covered in Couples of Mixed HIV Status include: various approaches to couples therapy; the historical context of HIV/AIDS4/4(3). A Mixed status couple is when one partner is HIV-negative and the other is HIV-positive. Also known as a serodiscordant couple or a serodifferent couple.

Using protection means that couples can have sex without passing HIV on. The book presents the findings of a research study involving 44 mixed HIV status couples in the Northeast and is generously illustrated with tables that make complex research results easy to access and understand.

Topics covered in Couples of Mixed HIV Status include: various approaches to couples therapy; the historical context of HIV/AIDS4/5(3). Couples of Mixed HIV Status: Clinical Issues and Interventions View larger image.

By: R Dennis Shelby and Nancy L Beckerman. Sign Up Now. Already a Member. Log In You must be logged into UK education collection to access this title.

Learn about membership. The book shows how couples draw on diverse and sometimes contradictory cultural discourses of medicine, romance, and “normality” to make sense of and manage their mixed HIV status and any perceived risks, not uncommonly in ways that depart from prevailing HIV prevention messages.

Get this from a library. Couples of mixed HIV status: clinical issues and interventions. [Nancy L Beckerman] -- "Previous books on this subject - mostly written in the days when HIV/AIDS was considered a fatal rather than a chronic disease - focused on end-of-life issues.

This volume, however, addresses the. Sexual relationships between people with different HIV statuses were once widely considered off-limits. Now there are many resources available to mixed-status couples. To reduce the risk of HIV Author: Heather Cruickshank. A NEW BOOK has been published on couples with mixed HIV status titled: “Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Couples with Mixed HIV Status: Beyond Positive/Negative”.

Today an activist woman living with HIV sent me the link to this long overdue book. The book presents the findings of a research study involving 44 mixed HIV status couples in the Northeast and is generously illustrated with tables that make complex research results easy to access and understand.

Topics covered in Couples of Mixed HIV Status include: various approaches to couples therapy; the historical context of HIV/AIDS.

Mixed HIV status, or serodiscordant, couples looking to start a family have a menu of options in addition to the traditional routes of adoption, surrogates, and egg or sperm donors.

The first in-depth, cross-cultural book focused on couples living with mixed HIV status Demystifies a highly stigmatized and little understood population in the global HIV epidemic Provides original and empirically grounded insights into the cultural interplay of illness, intimacy, gender, and biomedicine in diverse settings with relevance beyond HIVProvides new and unique ways to.

If you are in a mixed status relationship, there are many ways to ensure that your child will be HIV-negative. Before highly effective HIV treatment, about one in four children born to HIV-positive mothers was also HIV-positive, according to McCord.

Today, we know how to reduce the risk of transmitting HIV to a newborn to nearly zero. WHAT ARE THE SPECIAL ISSUES FOR MIXED COUPLES.

People in mixed-status relationships face all the same things as other couples. But there are some extra issues: The HIV-positive partner might focus on not infecting their partner.

The HIV-negative partner may concentrate on taking care of. Couples of Mixed HIV Status Article in Journal of Couple & Relationship Therapy 1(4) May with 18 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Mixed HIV-status couples attempting conception can also reduce the risk for sexually transmitting HIV by decreasing the frequency of sexual contact Cited by: 3.

mixed-status couples can have an HIV-negative baby together. na na na-+ + - - + +--+--HIV treatment and timed, unprotected sex & Both types of serodiscordant couples could take HIV treatment and conceive naturally. The HIV-positive partner can take HIV treatment to lower their viral load. CONTENTS Prologue Rationale Plan of the Book Chapter 1.

Introduction Key Emotional Issues Introduction to Research Study HowThis Book Is Organized Chapter 2. Literature Review Historical Context of HIV/AIDS and Couples Empirical Research on Serodiscordant Couples Summary Chapter 3.

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Relationships and Sex for People Living With HIV helps increase awareness, and helps normalize HIV-positive status.” ‘Raw’ Is the Book That Contemplates What It Means to Bareback.

Latest by Raymond A. Smith. Body Positive Book Reading Club. And the Band Played On: Politics, People and the AIDS Epidemic Mixed-HIV Status Couples: Navigating the Challenges of Everyday.This is not true. If you learn that your partner is HIV positive and you know for sure that you are HIV negative, you are in what is called a mixed status relationship (also known as a sero-different couple).

Here are ways to help keep yourself and your partner safe. Know Your Status. Communication is key in any relationship. So is knowing and.Sperm washing is intended to isolate individual sperm from the HIV virus in the semen. These methods require the assistance of a reproductive specialist or fertility clinic.

For couples with different HIV status, these services are legal in some states, but not in all. (See related question: Can two HIV-positive parents have an HIV-negative child?).