Health Ministry to recommend all pregnant women be tested for HIV

06.02.2014                      06.Adar I.5774

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Health Ministry to recommend all pregnant women be tested for HIV

Every year, some three or four babies are infected with HIV; testing pregnant women has been recommended by the WHO and other important health authorities.

After years of turning down the requests of AIDS experts that all pregnant women be tested for HIV, the Health Ministry has finally decided to recommend the test to all pregnant women and not only to those at high risk for the disease….