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Mortality and immunological recovery among older adults on antiretroviral therapy at a large urban HIV clinic in Kampala, Uganda. - PubMed

BACKGROUND:<p>We describe older (>50 years) HIV-infected adults after antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation, evaluating immunological recovery by age …

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Older Adult HIV Risk Prevention

<b>July/August 2014 Issue</b><p><b>Older Adult HIV Risk Prevention</b> <b><br>By Karen Whiteman, MSW, PhD</b> <b><br>Social Work Today</b> <b><br>Vol. 14 No. 4 P. 26</b><p>By 2015, the Administration on …

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Unique Health Care Challenges for Older Adults with HIV

Meredith Greene, MD<p>Dr. Meredith Greene, fellow in the Division of Geriatrics at University of California, San Francisco, has spent her career working …

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75 percent of U.S. HIV patients lack effective care

Only a quarter of Americans infected with the AIDS virus are getting effective treatment, according to a U.S. government report released Friday -- and the youngest patients are the worst off. The numbers could worsen if states don’t broaden health care as called for under the 2010 health reform …

CDC Recommends HIV Test That Can Detect Infection Up To 4 Weeks Faster

June 26 (Reuters) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Thursday it has recommended a new type of HIV testing that utilizes diagnostics that can detect infection up to three to four weeks faster, potentially preventing the spread of the virus that causes AIDS.<p>The CDC …

CDC at Work to Prevent HIV

Older and Wiser: Many Faces of HIV - Part 2

Older and Wiser: Many Faces of HIV - Part 1

What is HIV? - Body & Soul Charity

CDC recommends testing procedure that can detect HIV four weeks earlier

Today is National HIV testing day, so it’s only fitting that the CDC announced on Thursday that it was recommending a new HIV testing approach that can diagnose HIV three to four weeks earlier than the previous recommended testing procedure.<p>Currently, most tests can only detect HIV about one or two …

A Prescription for Ending the HIV Epidemic

Antiretroviral treatment can enable HIV-infected Americans to avoid the debilitating illnesses and premature death once nearly inescapable for people with the infection. Research has shown that, when taken consistently, these medications also greatly reduce transmission of the virus to others.<p>In …

New CDC PrEP Guidelines Could Transform HIV Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) took a major step toward transforming HIV prevention in the U.S. May 14 by recommending that health-care providers consider prescribing pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to uninfected patients at substantial risk of becoming infected. The CDC …

CDC Recommends Anti-HIV Pill for High-Risk Groups

The U.S. government has recommended that hundreds of thousands of people at risk for AIDS take a daily drug that is effective in preventing the virus.<p>…

HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day is a national campaign highlighting the complex issues related to HIV prevention, care and treatment for …

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28 Recipes for the Ultimate Korean Barbecue, from Meats and Sides to Noodles and Rice

These Korean barbecue recipes, from pork, beef, and squid to side dishes, sauces, and rice, make for a supremely flavorful cookout<p><b>When it comes to live-fire cooking,</b> <b>Korean barbecue</b> is just as essential as any of the offerings in Memphis, Austin, or Kansas City. We at <i>BA</i> have happily risked burning …

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Vietnamese Rice Noodle Salad Bowl

261<p>29<p>One thing I love about traveling is that I get to read. As much as we all love to be connected, it’s nice to be somewhere – like 5000 feet up in …

6 Ways to Cook Ribs

There are many ways to prepare delicious baby backs and spare ribs, whether you’ve got half a day, a yard and lots of patience, or nothing more than …

Whip Up A Perfect Bowl of Pasta

<i>Published in the March 2013 issue</i><p><b>How to Make Shane Solomon's Spaghetti with Butter and Parm</b> <i>Pizzeria Stella, Philadelphia</i><p><i>Serves two.</i><p><b>This dish is not about coating spaghetti with sauce</b>. It's about incorporating the two — letting the starch from the pasta enrich the sauce and the sauce soak into the …

How to Tie a Roast

Marcus Nilsson<p><i>Published in the March 2013 issue</i><p><b>Tying your roast creates</b> uniformity, not only in cooking time but in appearance as well, so the meat looks good on both the outside and the inside (with an even internal temperature) and carves well.<p><b>How to Make Michael Toscano's Roast Pork Arista</b><i>Perla,</i> …

How to Home-Cook a Steak

Also, what to do after a bad restaurant experience.<p><i>Mr. Cutlets, d/b/a Josh Ozersky, is a James Beard Award-winning food writer, B-list food personality, and noted polymath and deviant. The founder of Meatopia, he will answer all your questions on meat, food, food writing, relationships,</i> …

Cook the Whole Fish You Just Caught

Marcus Nilsson<p><i>Published in the March 2013 issue</i><p><b>How to Make Bryan Caswell's Whole Fish</b> <i>Reef, Houston</i><p><i>Serves two.</i><p><i>Tip: Most whole-fish recipes call for dry roasting — stuffing with herbs and baking. But it usually turns out exactly that: dry. Caswell poaches fish in its liquidy natural habitat.</i><p><b>This is a</b> …

The Most Life-Changing Mac 'n' Cheese in America Is...

<b>What's in the water</b> <b>in South Carolina?</b> Or maybe we should say — what's in the food? Last week, Eat Like A Man outlined how Greenville is following the gastronomic lead of Charleston and becoming a culinary hotspot. At the same time, we were running a poll to determine the best mac and cheese in …

12 Grilled Salad Recipes Featuring Corn, Tomatoes, Zucchini, and More

Grill, meet veg. Veg, meet grill. We think you guys are gonna get along<p><b>Why should meat and fish get all the live-fire love?</b> See what a touch of smoke can do to electric summer produce like sweet peppers, squeaky-fresh leeks, and just-picked corn. Welcome to grilled salad season.

19 Times Bacon Went Too Far

Everybody loves bacon. Bacon is like the food world's golden child and America's best friend. Bacon is so beloved it would seem it could do no wrong, but that would be a hasty assumption. Bacon can do a lot of wrong.<p>Bacon has expanded from breakfast food to all-hours-of-the-day food. It's …

Perfectly Steamed Lobster

2 Servings<p>Buy perky, energetic lobsters; they should be active and extend their claws upwards when lifted.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 1 1/2-lb. live lobsters<p>Unsalted butter, melted (for serving)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Bring 2" water to a simmer in a large stockpot. Add two 1 1/2-lb. live lobsters (yes, …