CDC and FDA Update: Interim Clinical Considerations for Monkeypox Vaccination
Overview The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the JYNNEOS vaccine. The EUA allows healthcare providers to administer the
Infection with HIV can accelerate aging within the first two to three years of infection, study says
Living with HIV may have an immediate effect on how your body ages, according to new research which showed that cellular aging was sped up
Optimizing PrEP Access through Advocacy
This webinar focuses on medication therapy management protocols and their impact on prescription drug coverage policies. It also will look at PrEP access through a health equity lens and will include a review of the drug utilization review process, insurance models, and health impact analysis—considering the impact of each on patients and care.
Sister to Sister: Take Control of Your Health
HealthHIV is pleased to announce the launch of Sister to Sister: Take Control of Your Health, a course developed for clinic-based providers to empower women to
Gilead Sciences 2021 HIV Age Positively Report
This report from Gilead Sciences reviews resources related to HIV and aging created by HIV Age Positively program grantees.
Aging With HIV Comes With Other Health Concerns
This article from POZ notes that a large study found that heart disease and mental health conditions are driving use of multiple medications as people age. People aging with HIV develop more chronic conditions and start to take more medications.
Multimorbidity in people with HIV using ART in the US: Projections to 2030
The researchers forecast a “silver tsunami” in multimorbidity, polypharmacy, and healthcare costs in US residents with HIV.
Aging With HIV Institute and Roundtable
This roundtable brought together experts living and aging with HIV (15 years or more) to review and reflect upon the current capacity and future constraints of the HIV and aging care and prevention services sectors, and the discrete needs that follow.
PrEP for Youth in Malawi
People aged 15-24 years old in Malawi are at particular risk of acquiring HIV. Early marriage and early sexual activity contribute greatly to high numbers
Transgender Health in Malawi
Content warning: This article discusses issues of sexual violence and discrimination against transgender people. After attending the Effi Barry Training Institute’s “Strategies to Support Positive
Aging and on PrEP: Considerations for PrEP in People 50 Years of Age and Older
Ensuring older adults have access to PrEP is a key step towards ending the HIV epidemic in the U.S. This webinar presents considerations around medical,
The Importance of Synchronicity for Remedying Health Inequities
By: Cory Utsey SYNChronicity 2021, the 8th Annual National Conference for HIV, HCV, STI, and LGBTQ Health, took place on Sept. 21 and Sept. 22
A Malawian Perspective on Aging and HIV/AIDS
By: Delroy White, HealthHIV Communications Fellow Although we live in an aging population, attention is far from focused on those 50 or older when it
HealthHIV’s Second Annual State of Aging with HIV National Survey
This comprehensive national survey further underscores the ongoing needs and experiences of people aging, thriving, and sometimes struggling with the HIV; many of whom are
HIV and Older Americans
CDC factsheet on HIV among older Americans.
Current Challenges and Solutions in Research and Clinical Care of Older Persons Living with HIV
Looks at the current state of research around inflamm-aging and other age-related comorbidities in PWH.
Part B: AIDS Drug Assistance Program
HRSA resource explaining how Part B of the RW program (ADAP funds) works.
Aging with HIV in the ART Era
Examines the various comorbidities, such as chronic inflammation, associated with aging with HIV.
Forging New Frontiers in HIV and Aging
This editorial looks at the current state of ART, aging with HIV, and factors related to positive aging.
Positive Psychological Factors are Linked to Successful Cognitive Aging Among Older Persons Living with HIV/AIDS
Examines relationships between psychological factors and successful cognitive aging in PWH.
Links Between Inflammation, Mood, and Physical Function Among Older Adults With HIV
Examines relationships between psychosocial factors, inflammatory markers, and age-related health outcomes among older PLWH.
Moment-to-Moment Changes in Perceived Social Support and Pain for Men Living With HIV: an Experience Sampling Study
This study looks at how social support moderates the experience of pain in people with HIV.
What to Know About HIV and COVID-19
CDC info page on PWH concerns about COVID-19.
Social Support Systems and Social Network Characteristics of Older Adults with HIV
This article discusses different types of social networks among older adults with HIV.