HIV

Canada’s Bruce House on Pandemic-Mandated Service Changes for Its Clients Living With HIV

April 21st 2021, 4:00pm

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Bruce House in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, has been serving individuals living with HIV and AIDS for 33 years. Here we speak with Patrick Morley, office and communications coordinator.

New Study Highlights Importance of Cardiac Health in Persons Living With HIV

April 20th 2021, 2:00pm

Article

With persons living with HIV increasingly succumbing to age-related diseases, a group of investigators looked into the greater risk of coronary artery disease among these individuals.

Dr Perry N. Halkitis Discusses COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Among Persons Living With HIV

April 14th 2021, 6:03pm

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For some living with HIV, old wounds have reopened during the COVID-19 pandemic, explained Perry N. Halkitis, PhD, MS, MPH, dean of the Rutgers School of Public Health and director of the Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies.

More Research Needed on Possible Link Between Hot Flashes, CVD in Women With HIV

April 12th 2021, 9:30pm

Article

Previous studies have investigated the association between hot flashes and immune system activation among women with HIV, but this is the first study to investigate an additional link to adverse subclinical cardiac pathology.

Dr Perry N. Halkitis: Health Care Disparities Grow From Structural Inequities

April 7th 2021, 1:53pm

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To effect change, we must address health care disparities beyond the individual level, says Perry N. Halkitis, PhD, MS, MPH, dean of the Rutgers School of Public Health and director of the Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies.

Community Outreach Is Enabling CeSHHAR to Close HIV Care Gaps in Zimbabwe

April 6th 2021, 3:48pm

Podcast

The Centre for Sexual Health and HIV/AIDS Research Zimbabwe conducts evidence-based research related to HIV and AIDS, as well as provides and implements sexual and reproductive health education and interventions among sex workers, children, and adolescents, and in the area of masculinity.

Canada’s Bruce House Continues Its Fight for Persons Living With HIV

April 2nd 2021, 12:00pm

Video

This video excerpt is our second entry in a 6-part series on individuals and international organizations working to bring local and global awareness to the ongoing HIV/AIDS epidemic, which is marking its 40th anniversary this year.

CeSHHAR Working to Improve HIV Service Uptake, Self-testing in Zimbabwe

March 30th 2021, 5:00pm

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This feature is the first in a 6-part series on individuals and international organizations working to bring local and global awareness to the ongoing HIV/AIDS epidemic, which is marking its 40th anniversary this year.

Anogenital Warts Linked to Higher Risk of Anal Carcinoma in Persons With HIV

March 26th 2021, 3:30pm

Article

A substantially higher risk of anal carcinoma following the development of anogenital warts was seen among adults living with HIV and being treated in Washington, DC.

Hepatocellular Carcinoma on the Rise Among HIV-Positive Individuals

March 23rd 2021, 9:15pm

Article

Rates of hepatocellular carcinoma were highest among persons living with HIV who have higher RNA levels, lower CD4 cell counts, or used injection drugs.