The number of HIV+ older women is growing. Read about living and aging with HIV, aging-related health challenges, stigma and support, and more.

Submitted on Aug 20, 2013

Review the list of conditions, including opportunistic infections, that the US Centers for Disease Control considers AIDS-defining conditions.

Submitted on Jul 28, 2013

Get basic information on what anemia is, what causes it, why it is of special concern to HIV+ women, and how it is diagnosed and treated.

Submitted on Jun 16, 2014

Learn why healthy bones are important, what puts you at risk for bone loss, and things you can do to prevent or treat bone loss.

Submitted on Jun 20, 2014

Get information on several cancers that are common in HIV+ people: Kaposi's sarcoma, lymphoma, and cervical, liver, anal, and lung cancers.

Submitted on Jun 27, 2014

Learn about GYN care, what to expect with breast and pelvic exams, questions to ask your provider, and more.

Submitted on Jul 21, 2014

Learn how to recognize and deal with some of the most common gut problems for HIV+ people – diarrhea, nausea, gas, and heartburn.

Submitted on Oct 1, 2013

Get basic facts about heart disease – what it is, symptoms of heart attack, HIV and heart disease, how to reduce your risk factors, and more.

Submitted on Oct 1, 2013

Learn about your liver's functions, symptoms and tests for liver damage, which HIV drugs affect the liver, and how to keep your liver healthy.

Submitted on Oct 2, 2013

Feeling low? Learn about depression – what it is, its symptoms, why HIV+ women are likely to have it, and why it is important to find and treat.

Submitted on Apr 26, 2014

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Judith Auerbach, Ph.D., is a public sociologist, independent science and policy consultant, and adjunct professor in the School of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) who has demonstrated a lifelong commitment to helping women with HIV.

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