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Infant feeding choices for mothers who are HIV positive


, : Infant feeding choices for mothers who are HIV positive. Professional Nurse 18(1): 19-21

Current Department of Health advice for mothers who are HIV positive is not to breastfeed. The aim of this paper is to encourage debate on this subject among health-care professionals who care for such mothers. Both formula feeding and breastfeeding could be considered a risk in such circumstances, but information and options can be make this choice safer.

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