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Tag Archives: aging and HIV

What does it feel like to grow older as a gay man with HIV?

What does it feel like to grow older as a gay man with HIV?

, by Emily Land

Ageism and stigma can intensify the feelings of invisibility that people have as they grow older with HIV. Read More

In recent years, 178% increase in life expectancy for people living with HIV

In recent years, 178% increase in life expectancy for people living with HIV

, by Emily Land

People living with HIV have higher life expectancies now than ever before—but still there is a difference when compared to people who are HIV-negative. Read More

A closer look at cancer among people living with HIV

A closer look at cancer among people living with HIV

, by Emily Land

HIV therapy has decreased risk of developing some cancers, but not others. Find out why, and what new research is telling us. Read More

How does HIV change our brains?

How does HIV change our brains?

, by Emily Land

Researchers are now studying how HIV affects our memory and other brain functions. Learn how many people are affected—and what you can do to prevent cognitive decline. Read More

Take Heart: Women with HIV & Cardiovascular Disease Risk

Take Heart: Women with HIV & Cardiovascular Disease Risk

, by Emily Land

Women with HIV may have higher risk of heart problems, but traditional risk factors may have a larger impact. Read More