Prevention and Transmission

Woman breastfeeding an infant.

The Well Project compiled all our programs (including fact sheets, presentations, and more) on the crucial topic of infant feeding and HIV in this new resource page.

Submitted on Jan 25, 2024
Primer plano de un bebé envuelto en pañales retenido.

Deciding how to feed your infant can be confusing for parents living with HIV. Read more about benefits and challenges of breast/chestfeeding.

Submitted on Feb 8, 2023
3d illustration of chlamydia bacteria.

Learn more about chlamydia, one of the most common – and treatable – sexually transmitted infections.

Submitted on Jan 8, 2024

Injection drug users are at high risk of acquiring HIV and hepatitis. Learn how to reduce your risk, including how to clean drug equipment if you cannot get new sterile syringes.

Submitted on Jan 8, 2024
Close up of medical professional talking to a patient.

Learn about gynecologic concerns experienced by people with a vagina, cervix, uterus, and/or ovaries – including those more common or serious for people living with HIV.

Submitted on Mar 31, 2023
Red and blue capsules with double helices inside.

Where are we in finding a cure for HIV, why is it taking so long, and where do women fit in? Learn answers to these questions and more.

Submitted on Jul 13, 2023

Get resources for safer conception and information on options for trying to get pregnant with little to no risk of transmitting HIV.

Submitted on Sep 11, 2023

There are several different options for reducing the chances of passing on HIV while trying to get pregnant. The information in this fact sheet can help you weigh the risks and benefits of each option, understand what might be the best for you, and prepare for discussions with your health care provider.

Submitted on Jun 26, 2022
3D illustration of the bacterium responsible for the sexually transmitted infection Gonorrhea.

Get fast facts about gonorrhea, a common sexually transmitted infection.

Submitted on Jan 8, 2024
3d illustration of herpes simplex virus.

Get facts and personal stories about herpes, a sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by a virus that lives in the nerves.

Submitted on Jan 8, 2024


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