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  XIX International AIDS Conference
July 22-27, 2012
Washington, DC
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HIV & Aging Plenary at IAC by Judy Currier: Intersection of Non-Communicable Diseases (comorbidities) and Ageing in HIV
  "many people wonder if HIV with aging is a double hit to the immune system leading and whether this underlies some of the chronic diseases we are seeing......diet & exercise reduce risk....Failure to address these problems could lead to an erosion of the benefits of ART in the years ahead....Aging with HIV increases risk for NCD" (chronic comorbid disease-heart disease, cancers, diabetes, renal, neurologic diseases, mental health, gastroenterologic diseases). Judy Currier


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J. Currier, United States
'INTERVENTIONS: EARLY HART, EXERCISE, DIET...research priorities to identify interventions to reduce inflammation, immune activation....'