Antiretroviral therapy and reproductive life projects: mitigating the stigma of AIDS in Nigeria.

@article{Smith2010AntiretroviralTA,
  title={Antiretroviral therapy and reproductive life projects: mitigating the stigma of AIDS in Nigeria.},
  author={Daniel R. Smith and Benjamin Chigozie Mbakwem},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={71 2},
  pages={345-352}
}
As millions of people infected with HIV in Africa are increasingly able to live longer and healthier lives because of access to antiretroviral therapy, concerns have emerged that people might eschew protective practices after their health improves. Extending beyond the notion of sexual "disinhibition," researchers have begun to analyze the sexual behavior of people in treatment through the perspective of their marital and childbearing aspirations. This article explores the reproductive life… CONTINUE READING