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Living With AIDS Past The Age Of 70

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Death (HIV/AIDS A CHRONIC, NOT ALWAYS SO MANAGEABLE, CONDITION, 2010) ( HIV AND ACCELERATED AGING, 2010)

I think the p.c. word is morbidity . I recently had an argument with one of the very few friends iv disclosed to who stated , "people don't die from aids anymore". For whatever reason after 4 years despite three meds ( kaletra, truvada, instentra) I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...malignancies and other conditions associated with chronic inflammation and advanced aging. For some HIV may be a "chronic manageable disease"; however, for many others it's anything but. Print out a copy of my blogs addressing these topics (see... Read more »

"The Age Of AIDS"

Thanks for the info about this PBS program. Just wanted to let you know I found it for free at... Read more »

Aging and HIV

Read your blog on this topic. Anything new to report on getting old? Advanced aging? HIV sure knows... Read more »
Articles
The Body

Laying It Bare: Gay Men and Unprotected Sex in the Age of HIV/AIDS

...have anal sex with other men in the U.S. are doing so without condoms -- and meanwhile, for many gay men, HIV prevention messages have become like broken records. Advertisement On the other hand, when you look at nearly 30 years of the... Read more »
AIDS.gov

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

...can do to make older Americans aware of HIV prevention and testing. With 15% of all new HIV/AIDS cases occurring among people aged 50 and older, it's clear that we can and must do more to inform individuals and service providers about the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

QuickStats: Annual Rates* of Hospitalization With a Diagnosis of HIV/AIDS Among Persons Aged ≥45 Years, by Sex -- National Hospital Discharge Survey, United States, 1997-2007 †

...Bureau 2000-based postcensal civilian population estimates. From 1997 to 2007, a substantially higher rate of men than women aged ≥45 years were hospitalized with a diagnosis of HIV/AIDS. Hospitalization rates for men in this age group... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: HIV/AIDS and Aging Workshop

... A workshop entitled "An Emerging Issue: HIV/AIDS and Aging, a Report of the Joint Workshop on HIV and Aging," will be presented Thursday, Oct. 28, at the LGBT Community Read more »
Connect With Others

Excellent article on HIV & aging, "New York" mag.

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 2 Replies
... "Another Kind of AIDS Crisis" A striking number of HIV patients are living longer but getting older fastershowing early signs of dementia and bone weakness usually seen in the elderly. Read more »

Age of AIDS to air on PBS May 30 and 31

Posted by ScotCharles, 2 Replies
...http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/aids/ PBS Frontline will air a documentary on HIV/AIDS from the first mysterious cases in the late 70's to the present Read more »

Ageing with AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...now over fifty. I just turned 53. This article is based on years of work that has tracked the incidence of the diseases of ageing in those with HIV. Those studies have found that HIV and Protease Inhibitors both make more likely that a person... Read more »

Kansas City - Group for HIV poz, ages 17-25 ONLY

Posted by Anonymous
...Join other positive young adults - find support and friends around the KC Metro area...this is restricted to young adults ages 17-25. Starting Mondays 4:00 - 5:30pm at KC Free Health Clinic, 3515 Broadway, KCMO Call Lara at 816-753-5144 ext.... Read more »