TWO LONG-TERM HIV SURVIVORS EXIT

Nothing About US Without USThe communities of Long-Term Survivors living with HIV were reduced by two recently with the passing of Ed Shaw (1941-2020) and Larry Kramer (1935-2020). One black man age 79 and one white man age 84. Both Long-Term Survivors of HIV. Both...

COVID-19: What you Need to Know

The older adult with HIV confronts uncertainty daily – not knowing if their health care will be adequate as they age. Are health providers’ age-related knowledge and skills adequate? Financial uncertainty is a constant. The uncertainty of transition to...
Inadequate Food in HIV+ Older Adults

Inadequate Food in HIV+ Older Adults

FOOD INSECURITY AND POOR DIET QUALITY IN HIV+ OLDER ADULTS A study of 60 persons with HIV on average 56 years of age, 80% African-American and 32% women was done. It investigated whether problems with having enough money to get sufficient and healthy food could affect...
Editorial

Editorial

Apart from common causes of kidney disease like diabetes and high blood pressure, people with HIV have additional risk factors for kidney disease.