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Hiv Age Expectancy

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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 »

Can I expect the same complications of a regular person while aging?

Dear Dr. Moyle,I have been reading and trying to gain knowledge about what to expect as I get... Read more »

Life expectancy of an HIV positive person on treatment

How many years does an HIV positive patient on HIV treatment survive? Read more »
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About HIV/AIDS & Life Expectancy

... The Basics | Diagnosed Over 40 | AIDS Diagnosis The Basics My partner was diagnosed with HIV about three years ago. He is in his 20s, strictly adheres to his Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Research Explores Challenges of Aging HIV/AIDS Population's Needs

... About one-third of people living with HIV/AIDS in the United States are age 50 or over, but that proportion is expected to grow to one-half of those infected by 2015, according to a new report by Gay Men's Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: HIV a Threat to Those Age 50 and Older

...however, are newly infected or diagnosed late in the course of the disease, according to data from the State Department of Health's AIDS Institute. "There is a misperception among some people that persons age 50 and older don't get infected... Read more »
The Body

Frailty, Bone Disease and Vitamin D Deficiency: An Update From the 1st International Workshop on HIV & Aging

...the aging HIV-negative population. He presented compelling data that showed people lose lean body mass (via a syndrome called "age-related sarcopenia") and strength as they age, and those decreases are correlated to higher mortality. Also,... Read more »
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Life Expectancy with HIV

Posted by SaltyWater, 9 Replies
...Hi I was recently diagnosed with HIV some 6/7 weeks ago. While I can accept this illness and try not to let it affect my life too much, and making sure I go to my Read more »

Life expectancy of 53m pos

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
Does any body know how long a 53/m in fairly good health who just test pos. might live? Thanks for some answers Read more »

where is my soulmate

Posted by ope, 1 Reply
...nigerian. looking to connect with my soul mate either poz or negative but someone with lots of love to give, nice guy around the ages of 35 and 40yrs age. someone who have a good sense of humor, enjoys music, photography, loves nature and above... Read more »

Worried about youth exposure

Posted by Anonymous and I don't know what to do or expect, what are my chances on a one time insertive anal sex enounter with a guy the same age at 14? thanks for all the help ppl, Tom Read more »