Search Resources (English): HIV transmission

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Substance use, HIV and hepatitis C
Provides definitions as well as information regarding transmission and the connection with substance use. Explains barriers to seeking help and addresses possible solutions to those barriers. (See Details)
Published: 2000
Sexual power and HIV risk, South Africa
Examines how gender power inequities play a key role in the HIV epidemic through their effects on women's power in sexual relationships. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Women take care: gender, race, and the culture of AIDS
Provides an analysis of women, AIDS, and representation (in both print and visual culture) with a specfic focus on the issue of care and the "good woman" figure.
Published: 2001
What makes people vulnerable to HIV infection?
Discusses how various 'determinants of health' play a role in causing some Canadians to be at a higher risk of contracting HIV infection. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Keepers of the earth: women, health and HIV/AIDS
Presents a training package, that includes a manual, video, public service announcement and training workshop. Provides information to help enhance community health representatives' capacities in HIV/AIDS prevention and incommunity education with women, emphasizing culturally-appropriate models of healthy sexuality and the reduction of high risk behaviours. Also addresses the multiple and specific needs of First Nations and Inuit women living with HIV/AIDS or who are caregivers of people living with HIV/AIDS.
Published: 1999
Positively pregnant: prevention of mother-to-child-transmission in the age of HAART
Looks at treatment and support for HIV-positive pregnant women and prevention of vertical transmission. (See Details)
Published: 2005
Perceptions of grassroots people about human trafficking, migration and HIV/AIDS: a situational analysis
Reports on an analysis conducted as part of WOREC's (Women's Rehabilitation Centre) programme Integrated Prevention of Trafficking and HIV/AIDS in Women and Children in Nepal. Includes survey and interview results from five Nepalese communities on the subject of grassroots people's perceptions and knowledge about migration, trafficking and HIV/AIDS. Also includes recommendations on these three issues.
Published: 2002
Having a baby or thinking about it... what about AIDS?
Discusses HIV testing for pregnant women. Includes contact information for pregnancy and HIV/AIDS support and health services in Quebec. (See Details)
Published: 2003
The world health report 2004: changing history
Argues that tackling HIV/AIDS is the world’s most urgent public health challenge. Calls for a comprehensive HIV/AIDS strategy that links prevention, treatment, care and long-term support. (See Details)
Published: 2004
The red road: pathways to wholeness
Presents a number of recommendations to address Aboriginal HIV/AIDS in BC, along broad themes, including building healthy communities, raising awareness of HIV and AIDS, and preventing HIV transmission. (See Details)
Published: 1999