Loneliness Increases Risk for Poor Health

ASSOCIATIONS WITH LONELINESS IN OLDER ADULTS WITH HIV  Loneliness affects the risk of disease and death in older people with HIV. It is important to identify factors associated with loneliness. The present study addressed this issue in adults 50 years old...

Risk Factors For Heart Attacks

HYPERTENSION, HIGH CHOLESTEROL, AND SMOKING ARE KEY FACTORS FOR HEART ATTACKS IN ADULTS WITH HIV As the life expectancy for older adults with HIV increases, an important issue is the more frequent onset of diseases associated with aging, such as heart disease,...
Serious Fall Factors and HIV

Serious Fall Factors and HIV

MEDICATIONS AND FALLS IN ADULTS WITH HIV This report studied a group of almost 14,000 veterans with and without HIV to investigate factors that result in serious falls. More specifically, “serious falls” were defined by the authors as falls that caused a patient to...
Risk Factors For Heart Attacks

Risk Factors For Heart Attacks

 HYPERTENSION, HIGH CHOLESTEROL, AND SMOKING ARE KEY FACTORS FOR HEART ATTACKS IN ADULTS WITH HIV   As the life expectancy for older adults with HIV increases, an important issue is the more frequent onset of diseases associated with aging, such as heart disease,...