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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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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

Major Changes to AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) On July 1, 2016

Major Changes to AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) On July 1, 2016

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Find out about possible out-of-pocket expenses and what you need to know to ensure there are no disruptions to your medication access. Read More

You can get it from sex, and 10 other things to know about hep C

You can get it from sex, and 10 other things to know about hep C

, by Joanna Eveland, MD

Is hepatitis C screening part of your sexual health screening? Find out why it should be, from HIV and hep C specialist Dr. Lisa Capaldini. Read More