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“We’re demanding research into our physical condition and help with the mental issues of isolation, loneliness, and grief.”
Anyone can get HIV, including older people, HIVinfo reports in this fact sheet. According to the CDC, in 2016, nearly half of the people in the United States living with diagnosed HIV were aged 50 and older.
Margaret Danilovich, Ph.D., D.P.T., shares the latest knowledge on HIV and aging—and some guidance from her perspective as a physical therapist.
“Even at nearly 85, Larry was still a little boy,” said Webster.
GMHC will be hosting a virtual memorial on May 13 to honor one of New York City’s most committed activists.
Organizations like Us Helping Us are working to support communities that continue to be highly impacted.
“I’ve been emotionally affected, especially when I look at the news on TV and the first thing I see is Gov. Cuomo talking about how many people are infected and have died.”
“As with AIDS, the political machinations, denial, and ignorance over the proven science has been traumatic and a source of anger, despair, and depression at times.”
The activist group Release Aging People in Prison has launched an urgent campaign to get the governor to enact mass clemency before the coronavirus sweeps through New York’s 52 prisons.
If you or others are longtime survivors who meet regularly for support or fun, TheBody wants to hear from you.