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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

A long-term survivor in San Francisco reflects on undetectable, a changing city and a new era of HIV

A long-term survivor in San Francisco reflects on undetectable, a changing city and a new era of HIV

, by Emily Newman

Moving to San Francisco just in time to witness the beginning of AIDS, Hank Trout quickly saw his community decimated and a shift from freedom to terror. Now, Hank shares his story to ensure that other long-terms survivors aren’t forgotten as the worst times of HIV recede into history. 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

A Close-Up on Facial Fillers

A Close-Up on Facial Fillers

, by Emily Newman

Mark S. King describes his decision to undergo procedures to reverse the effects of facial lipoatrophy on TheBody.com. Read More

Revelations in Writing, Storytelling and Brotherhood by Long-Term Survivors

Revelations in Writing, Storytelling and Brotherhood by Long-Term Survivors

, by Matt Sharp

Three long-term survivors shared their stories of heartbreak and hope during a recent storytelling event. Read More