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For people with HIV, higher HDL cholesterol linked to improved cognition

For people with HIV, higher HDL cholesterol linked to improved cognition

, by Emily Newman

New research from #IAS2017 shows that the risk of cognitive impairment is reduced by 11% with every 10 mg/dL increase in HDL cholesterol. Read More

Who’s most at risk of getting Kaposi sarcoma? New research gives insights

Who’s most at risk of getting Kaposi sarcoma? New research gives insights

, by Emily Newman

New research reveals who’s at higher risk of getting Kaposi sarcoma, and what people living with HIV can do to decrease their risk of getting this AIDS-associated cancer.
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Gay black men with housing, social support less likely to be part of HIV transmission “clusters”

Gay black men with housing, social support less likely to be part of HIV transmission “clusters”

, by Emily Newman

New research points to the importance of helping young Black men who have sex with men find stable housing and quality social support in HIV prevention efforts. Read More

HIV testing fees and reaching the uninsured

HIV testing fees and reaching the uninsured

, by Emily Newman

The Mississippi State Department of Health will now charge $25 for HIV and STI testing. How will this affect people at risk for or living with HIV? Read More

New rules on organ donation extend life of people living with HIV, and decrease wait times on organ donation lists for everybody

New rules on organ donation extend life of people living with HIV, and decrease wait times on organ donation lists for everybody

, by Emily Newman

“When people get organ transplants, they’re happy to be alive. At the same time, we grieve the loss of life that allowed us to live longer,” said Michael Hampton, an organ donor recipient. Read More