With advances in HIV care, survivors face other disease risks

13 agosto 2014

As effective treatments for HIV become more widely available in low- and middle-income countries, there’s an urgent need to assess and manage health risks in the growing number of people living with HIV. «Today, with over 35 million people living (and aging) with HIV and over two million becoming infected every year, we are faced with a new challenge: addressing morbidity and mortality — heart disease, stroke, diabetes and metabolic complications, renal disease, cancers, liver disease, and mental illness,» authors write.