EATG » Ageing

Ageing

Frequent drug-drug interactions in older people with HIV in France

Drug-drug interactions are common in the people over the age of 65 living with HIV and this substantially increases healthcare costs in France. Published in Open Forum Infectious Diseases, a…

People with HIV are growing old—and society isn’t ready for it

The good news is that people with HIV are living much longer than they used to; it's estimated that by 2020, 70 percent of people living with HIV in the…

10 stories for HIV Long-Term Survivors Day

People with HIV are living longer than ever before, but as a result they must contend with other chronic health conditions, such as cardiovascular disease, pulmonary hypertension, anemias and other…

Silver singles: Why are sexually transmitted infections on the rise in the over 50s?

Divorce, dating apps, and living longer means sexually transmitted infections are affecting more older people than ever before. Read the full article here.  

The forgotten generation?

Modern advancements such as U=U have redefined what it means to live with HIV. But, as Ross Duffin reports, for the long-term survivors the lived reality is not so rosy.…

Aging HIV population face complicated rheumatologic care

CLEVELAND — As the national population of patients who are HIV-positive continues to age, rheumatologists will be increasingly called on to manage routine care for crystal disease, osteoarthritis, soft tissue…

NIH $17 million grant will promote healthy aging in men and women with HIV

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded a seven-year grant totalling $17 million to researchers at Emory University to study the impact of chronic health conditions – including heart,…

Ageing with HIV: Testimonials of Stigma and Discrimination in Healthcare Settings

Thanks to substantial and rapid improvements in HIV treatment, it is now possible for people whose HIV is diagnosed and treated appropriately to live into old age. This is the…

Ageing with HIV Taskforce Meeting: Operationalising Ageing with HIV project R&D Outcomes and Identified Research Gaps

The European AIDS Treatment Group (EATG), held a meeting titled ‘Taskforce meeting: Operationalising Ageing with HIV project R&D Outcomes and identified research gaps' in Frankfurt, Germany, on 21 of March…

What are the treatment challenges for the over 50s in Africa?

Although older adults in Uganda showed a high regard for the importance of antiretroviral treatment, structural factors such as wait times and ageism still provide barriers to adherence. How do…

1 2 3 11