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Nearly half of Americans living with diagnosed HIV are 50 & older. Most contracted HIV at a younger age & are living longer because they are engaged in HIV/AIDS care & benefiting from effective treatments. A significant proportion contracted HIV after age 50: in 2015, 17% of new HIV infections were among persons over 50.

New HIV Funding Opportunities and Resources 

HIV.gov | January 24, 2024

Journal of Dental Research publishes Special Issue on Aging and Oral Health

EurekAlert! | July 13, 2023

Understanding geriatric models of care for older adults living with HIV: a scoping review and qualitative analysis

BMC Geriatrics | July 8, 2023

Most people with HIV are now over 50. Here's why that matters to everyone.

MarketWatch | June 12, 2023

HRSA Initiative Focuses on Improving HIV Care for People 50+ 

HIV.gov | May 24, 2023

HealthHIV's Third Annual State of Aging with HIV National Survey Report.

HealthHIV | April 2023

Treatment Regimens and Care Models for Older Patients Living with HIV: Are We Doing Enough?

DovePress | March 10, 2023

HIV and Aging Toolkit

HIV has become a chronic, manageable condition, with life expectancies for those newly infected and on effective treatment, approaching life expectancies for people without HIV infection.


Resource Articles

Caregiver’s Guide to Senior Health

Nursing Education | November 15, 2023

Grants for Seniors

Senior Sex Guide: Maintaining Sexuality and Intimacy After 60

The Pelvic Hub

DIY Home Modifications for Senior Fall Prevention

PrimeWeld | June 2023

Sleep Guide for Caregivers

Purple | January 5, 2023

A Senior's Guide to Budgeting and Couponing

Retirement Planning Guide for Seniors

Madison Trust Company

Thank you to Elijah, Joshua, Meg, and Hailey from St. Paul’s Church Youth Ministry Group for providing us the link to this valuable resource for Seniors.

What Can You Do With a Master’s in Gerontology?

MHA Online

What's Happening in Healthcare Administration?

MHA Online

Applying for a job with a disability or impairment

Grants for Home Accessibility Modifications
3 Home Renovations That Will Help You Live Independently
Guide to Social Security Disability Benefits
Can Home And Flooring Modifications Make It Safer To Age In Place?
Does Medicare Cover Treatment for HIV?
What do Medicare Advantage Plans Cover?

RETIREMENT LIVING

Make the Best Retirement Decisions

Retirement Living provides convenient resources for your important choices.

Aging in Place Remodeling Cost
Helpful Resources for Seniors Surviving on Social Security
The Senior’s Guide to Paying for At-Home Long-Term Care: How Your Home Can Be a Great Asset
Home Modifications for the Elderly
The Consumer’s Guide to Stair Lifts for the Elderly and Disabled
Home Modification for Aging in Place: Safe Bathroom Remodeling Options for Seniors
Important Garage Modifications to Help Seniors Who Want to Age-in-Place
Healthy Aging in Place: 3 Ideas for Seniors Who Want to Eat Nutritiously at Home
Elder-Proofing Your Yard
 
News Updates

HIV, Mental Health, and Older Adults: Must Know Statistics

Psychology of Aging | February 11, 2024

Age-associated dementia among older people aging with HIV in the US: a modeling study

NIH | February 8, 2024

Sexually transmitted infections pose new threat to aging adults

News-Medical | February 6, 2024

Too many older people with HIV taking medicines they may not need

Aidsmap | February 2, 2024

U.S. Study Examines Unmet Needs for Ancillary Services Among Older People With HIV

TheBody | February 2, 2024

Dental insurance for seniors: Are these plans worth it?

Market Watch | January 30, 2024

New research links oral health to happiness in older adults

News Medical | January 30, 2024

Clinical Risk and Outpatient Therapy Utilization for COVID-19 in the Medicare Population

JAMA | January 26, 2024

Future dental health needs among the elderly

Medical Xpress | January 25, 2024

HIV and Ageing: A New Challenge to our Global Health

Medriva | December 31, 2023

Empowering and Addressing Age-Related Concerns Among Older Women Living With HIV

NIH | December 2023

“The big picture is about living my life to the fullest, regardless of my circumstances and any disability.” 

AIDS Foundation Chicago | December 20, 2023

The Impact of Aging on Attitudes Toward Weight Change and Body Image Among Adults Living With HIV

Oxford Academic | December 2023

Frailty in Aging HIV-Positive Individuals: An Evolving Healthcare Landscape

Cureus | December 14, 2023

Ageism: the -ism affecting the lives of older people living with HIV

NATAP | November 29, 2023

Revitalizing Efforts to Bring an End to the HIV/AIDS Epidemic

San Francisco Bay Times | November 17, 2023

US to cover HIV prevention drugs for older Americans to stem spread of the virus 

The Detroit News | November 14, 2023

Let’s Have an Honest Conversation About What to Expect as You Age

POZ | November 8, 2023

An overview of multimorbidity and polypharmacy in older people living with HIV

NIH | November 8, 2023

COVID-19 and Alzheimer’s Disease Share Common Neurological and Ophthalmological Manifestations: A Bidirectional Risk in the...

MDPI | November 7, 2023

Doctors alarmed by complex needs of elderly people living with HIV

Aidsmap | November 2, 2023

Polypharmacy, Anxiety, Low Cognitive Score Tied to Frailty With HIV

NATAP | October 13, 2023

Aging With HIV/AIDS: Prioritizing Health and Well-being

Lehigh Valley Health Network | October 4, 2023

Using Community-Based Participatory Research to Develop Care Recommendations for People Aging With HIV

NIH | September 25, 2023

HIV and Aging: Advancing Collaborative, Interdisciplinary Research

NIH | September 21, 2023

Resources for 2023 National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

HIV.gov | September 14, 2023

Using Community-Based Participatory Research to Develop Care Recommendations for People Aging with HIV

Oxford Academic | September 25, 2023

Positively Aging Project: 8th Annual Conference on HIV & Aging

POZ | September 23, 2023

Aging and HIV: A challenge for geriatricians

McMaster Optimal Aging Portal | September 20, 2023

Aging with HIV

HIV.gov | September 14, 2023

6 Key Aging/ HIV Messages at IAS 2023

NATAP.org 08/08/23

Effectiveness of Silver Diamine Fluoride in Arresting Dental Caries in Residents Living in Nursing Homes 

J Public Health Dent; 2023 Jun 12; EPub Ahead of Print; H Shakir, RS Marwaha, P Shah, et al

Depression in elderly people living with HIV/AIDS | JMDH

Dove Medical Press | May 22, 2023

Characterization of data-driven geriatric syndrome clusters in older people with HIV 

The Lancet | April 29, 2023

Risk factors for Frailty in PLWH 

NATAP | April 2023

Life expectancy after 2015 of adults with HIV on long-term antiretroviral therapy in Europe ... 

The Lancet | March 20, 2023

Higher Comorbidity Prevalence in Patients With vs Without HIV Persists With Age 

Infectious Disease Advisor | March 3, 2023

The disease burden associated with aging is substantially higher among PLWH, who may require additional services to effectively manage HIV and comorbid conditions.

AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2019 Mar;33(3):93-103. doi: 10.1089/apc.2018.0190.

Assessing the health status and mortality of older people over 65 with HIV

PLOS ONE | Published: November 5, 2020 https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0241833

The Science of Aging: Lessons for Hiv at the Interface of Commonality and Heterogeneity

CROI 2023 Feb 20-23

Use of antiretroviral therapy in nursing home residents with HIV

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

What Does Aging with HIV Mean for Nursing Homes?

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

36% HIV+ in Nursing Homes on ART, 66% NOT on ART

NATAP | February 2, 2023

Cannabis use linked to lower ART adherence in older adults with HIV

Healio | January 12, 2023

The State of HIV and Aging

QSaltLake Magazine | January 3, 2023

   
   

 
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