Aging face of HIV poses new medical challenges

August 2006
Gay & Lesbian Times;8/10/2006, Issue 972, p26
The article reports on the findings of a study of the challenges faced by people with AIDS, conducted by the AIDS Community Research Initiative of America (ACRIA). Stephen Karpiak, associate director of research for ACRIA, claims that it is not known how HIV medications would interact with drugs treating age-related diseases. He points out that fearing rejection, people with AIDS isolate themselves and isolation becomes a problem with age.


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