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...
Alcohol Impacts Brain in HIV+ Older Adults

Alcohol Impacts Brain in HIV+ Older Adults

HEAVY ALCOHOL USE IMPACTS BRAIN FUNCTION IN HIV+ OLDER ADULTS There is concern about the effect of alcohol on the health of adults with HIV. In 104 HIV+ adults a study compared cognitive performance on a test with information about current heavy drinking, lifetime...
Insomnia and Cardiovascular Disease

Insomnia and Cardiovascular Disease

INSOMNIA and CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE in VETERANS with HIV Insomnia or difficulty falling or staying asleep is common in the general population and has been found to be associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD). The authors of this report used information from a...