The Challenge of Uncertainty: COVID-19 and Aging with HIV

The Challenge of Uncertainty: COVID-19 and Aging with HIV

Older adults living with HIV are expressing high levels of anxiety. Uncertainty drives that anxiety. As the finite nature of life comes into focus, older adults with HIV face the uncertainty of their health. They exhibit higher rates of illnesses associated with...
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...