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Growing old with HIV: the long-term care challengeIn Canada, the number of older people living with HIV has doubled in the past 20 years. Doctors, researchers and community support organizations are turning their sights to this bulging demographic, learning to care for a group that didn’t expect to grow old – in a system that isn’t ready for them.
Ottawa announces $10.7M for new research to cure HIV.The federal government has earmarked $10.7 million for new research aimed at finding a cure for HIV as part of the global effort to eradicate AIDS. Health Minister Rona Ambrose announced the five-year funding Thursday for two projects led by researchers in Montreal.
The second coming of AIDSOne in 120 adult Torontonians are living with HIV. Despite advances in treatment, the effects of this disease are still enormous. So where has all the outrage gone?