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Time To Seroconversion And Age

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Age at time of infction

I am not sure this is the right forum to ask this question. Does age at time of infection mean faster progression of the disease especially without treatment? The average I know is 10 years without treatment but what effect does age have to do with...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...may tend to progress more quickly, but that is not a rule. There are many factors that influence disease progression. Some are age related, some life style factor related, some are related to coinfection exposure, and some are genetic influenced.... Read more »

Taking the HIV for the First time at age 40

Doctor since I have never tested for HIV and want to test would a elisa test be the test to take... Read more »

cd %age 27 after 1 yr on atripla - aged 50 What's average

Hi Dr., Will that cd percentage rise over time? When diagnosed just over a year ago my cd4 count... Read more »
Articles
ACRIA and GMHC

Aging Before Your Time?

...adults aged 20 to 39. Despite earlier testing efforts and greater access to medications, people are getting diagnosed at later ages and are at risk of shorter survival times. In order to support people over 50, we need to have a better... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York Times Profiles Support Group for HIV-Positive Women Over Age 50

... The New York Times on Sunday profiled the Divas, a support group for black and Hispanic HIV-positive women over age 50 in Harlem, N.Y. The Divas Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Los Angeles Times Examines Aging Among Long-Term HIV Survivors in U.S.

... The Los Angeles Times on Tuesday examined issues surrounding aging among long-term HIV survivors in the U.S. According to physicians, people living Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York Times Examines Medical, Social Implications of Increasing Number of U.S. Middle-Aged People With HIV

...The New York Times on Tuesday examined the medical and social implications of the increasing number of middle-aged people living with HIV/AIDS Read more »
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21 wm lookin for other guys around my age

Posted by Studsmurf1985, 9 Replies
...Found this site thought it was helpful. Would love to find people around my age to chat with. Positive for 3 months. Anyone out there? :) Read more »

NYC Paid Survey: Black Men who Have Sex with Men, Ages 18-30

Posted by kirkg
...area. Complete a survey about your health, sexual activity and experiences in childhood and adulthood and receive $30 for your time! Also, you will be given information about other research opportunities. Must be able to come to conveniently... Read more »

NYC Paid Survey: Black Men who Have Sex with Men, Ages 18-30

Posted by kirkg
...ARE YOU A BLACK MAN WHO HAS SEX WITH MEN? SEXUALLY ACTIVE? BETWEEN THE AGES OF 18-30? If yes, we want to talk to you! We would like to invite you to take part in a research study for young Black men Read more »

Timing of Acute HIV and Sero-Conversion

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...weeks but I have not been well since 2 weeks after the event feeling tired with off and on with swollen glands. I feel like I've aged 25 years in a few months. What also worries me is my patner has not been himself either and he appears much more... Read more »