The case for a new measurement of HIV treatment success; PrEP and HIV incidence in Australia; benefits of moderate exercise among older people with HIV; CD4 recovery rates after long-term viral suppression.
"Thanks to better treatment options, we are living longer healthier lives, but unfortunately people still do not have equal access to care and treatment," Vickie Lynn writes.
At 53 years old, Richard Wolitski, Ph.D., admits it can be challenging to be "embracing and celebrating myself while my body (and sometimes my mind) shows signs of wear and more than 20 years of living with HIV."
Women with HIV tend to perform worse than HIV-negative women on cognitive performance tests, even after many years on treatment, new research finds -- but trends differed depending on the test and on women's treatment success.
Several diseases and behaviors are linked to decreased mental function in older HIV-positive men compared with older men without HIV, according to results of a careful comparison.
Tonya Taylor, Ph.D., a specialist in sexual health, walks us through the changes and challenges that can affect women of color who are aging with HIV or become positive later in life.
Paul E. Sax, M.D., recently wished one of his patients a happy birthday. It was the man's 80th -- and it came 28 years after his HIV diagnosis, when he was informed he'd be dead within a few years.
What did long-term survivors -- people who have lived with HIV for more than 20 years -- have to say about their health and other issues at AIDS 2014?
AIDS Care journal has reported that more than half of San Francisco's AIDS-diagnosed patients are 50 years old or older, stating that the city "is the first local jurisdiction to have reached this milestone." Many HIV-positive persons' prognoses now ...
"As we speak more [at conferences] about the science related to aging with HIV ... the communal anxiety of surviving and aging with HIV is not addressed," HIV activist and fitness guru Nelson Vergel warns. In the first entry of his new blog on TheBod...