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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

An Internet-delivered program helps people with HIV lose weight

An Internet-delivered program helps people with HIV lose weight

, by Emily Newman

Katie Becofsky, PhD shares information on how this program helped people living with HIV lose an average of 10 pounds over 3 months. Read More

Are serious heart problems inevitable for people with HIV? A conversation with cardiologist Priscilla Hsue

Are serious heart problems inevitable for people with HIV? A conversation with cardiologist Priscilla Hsue

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Cardiologist Priscilla Hsue answered questions about inflammation and cardiovascular disease among people living with HIV at a recent Positive Force event. Read More

Medicaid, the biggest HIV insurance provider, is seriously vulnerable under President Trump’s administration

Medicaid, the biggest HIV insurance provider, is seriously vulnerable under President Trump’s administration

, by Emily Newman

Block granting Medicaid will lead to funding cuts, say experts, which will impact people living with HIV and many others. Read More

8 things to know about lipodystrophy and HIV

8 things to know about lipodystrophy and HIV

, by Emily Newman

What is lipodystrophy? Dr. Steven Grinspoon offers some insight into what causes this confusing condition, and what to do about it. Read More