“I feel happy,” the soft-spoken senior told Canada’s CTV News, speaking through a translator at a hospital in Portugal. “I’ve spent these years without hardship and without troubles.”
Gilead Sciences Launches Age Positively Initiative to Address Unique Challenges of Aging Population Living with HIV
Initiative to Provide $17.6 Million to 30 U.S. Organizations to Elevate the Work of Community Groups and Provide Support Needed to Strengthen Care for People Aging with HIV
This booklet provides information on living well with HIV as you get older.
Researchers argue that interventions are urgently needed to reach older adults and Hispanics to address HIV testing and beliefs.
Taking large numbers of non-ART drugs associated with increased risk of hospitalisation and death for HIV-positive people
Taking large numbers of medications in addition to antiretroviral therapy (ART) is associated with an increased risk of hospitalisation and death for HIV-positive individuals, investigators from the US Department of Veterans Affairs report in AIDS.
Ageing with HIV: New challenges and unmet needs of people aged 18 – 50 years living and ageing with HIV/AIDS (3-6 May 2018, Kyiv)
By 2020, more than 40 per cent of people living with HIV will be over 60, ageing in a health system that has not planned for the significant burden of their complex physical and mental health needs.
One of the most vulnerable populations that is often overlooked when it comes to treating and preventing HIV is older adults. Prior research has demonstrated that stigma due to age is common among older Americans living with HIV, which can often intensify transmission of the virus. According to ...