Follow Us
https://www.thebody.com/category/hiv-people-over-50/tag/lgbtq

The Latest

Gary Bell and Raymond Hayward (l to r) credit Jennifer Melendez

Fighting Philadelphia’s HIV Epidemic Also Means Fighting Its Poverty Problem

The HIV epidemic in Philadelphia is heavily concentrated in its black population. Local caregivers at BEBASHI have seen diagnosis rates drop in recent years, though there’s still progress to be made.

Charles Sanchez credit Robert Norman Photography

In My Feelings: 16 Years Since My AIDS Diagnosis

Living with HIV for the past 16 years and being over the age of 50, Charles Sanchez is showing signs of aging, but no sign of slowing down.

The Federal Government Will Stop Collecting Data On LGBT Seniors. That's Bad News for Their Health. Img

The Federal Government Will Stop Collecting Data On LGBT Seniors. That's Bad News for Their Health.

Recent moves by the Trump administration mean that health questions about LGBT seniors will be more difficult to discern.

Trump Administration Proposes to Eliminate LGBT Questions in Elder Survey Img

Trump Administration Proposes to Eliminate LGBT Questions in Elder Survey

"When the federal government erases LGBT older people from publicly funded elder services, it's effectively erasing most older Americans living with HIV at the same time," says Michael Adams of SAGE.

As LGBT People With HIV Age, How Can They Find Info on Good Housing Options? Img

As LGBT People With HIV Age, How Can They Find Info on Good Housing Options?

To make it easier for LGBT people and people living with HIV/AIDS to find the homes they deserve, SAGE has launched a new site and interactive map for those who want to take control of their living situations, especially as they get older.