HIV/AIDS and adults over 50: a call to action

Larkin, Marilynn
September 2006
Journal on Active Aging;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p40
Academic Journal
The article focuses on HIV and AIDS among adults over 50 years old. According to the study Research on Older Adults with HIV by the AIDS Community Research Initiative of America, 27% of all people living with AIDS in the U.S. fall in the age of 50 years and above. Because of this, voluntary HIV screening for all patients of ages 13 to 64 has been recommended by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. INSET: Resistance training and HIV/AIDS.


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