Insomnia and Cardiovascular Disease

Insomnia and Cardiovascular Disease

INSOMNIA and CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE in VETERANS with HIV Insomnia or difficulty falling or staying asleep is common in the general population and has been found to be associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD). The authors of this report used information from a...
Editorial

Editorial

Apart from common causes of kidney disease like diabetes and high blood pressure, people with HIV have additional risk factors for kidney disease.

Risk Factors For Heart Attacks

Risk Factors For Heart Attacks

 HYPERTENSION, HIGH CHOLESTEROL, AND SMOKING ARE KEY FACTORS FOR HEART ATTACKS IN ADULTS WITH HIV   As the life expectancy for older adults with HIV increases, an important issue is the more frequent onset of diseases associated with aging, such as heart disease,...
Walking reduces mortality in older women

Walking reduces mortality in older women

Most of us accept that more exercise is good for our health.  The question is how to do it and how much walking exercise is necessary.  Walking  is an almost universal physical activity that should be beneficial.  A group of 16,742 women with an average age of 72  was...