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  • Study Links Fitness Level and HIV-related Dementia

    A new study shows that fitness level in HIV infected individuals is related to cognitive impairment. These results suggest that something as simple as exercise may be able to stave off neurological decline in this growing segment of the aging population.

    16 December 2013 | University of Rochester Medical Center
  • Exercise helps with better brain functioning in HIV-infected adults

    Regular exercise is not only good for health, but can give people living with HIV a significant mental boost. This is according to a study by Dr. David J. Moore and colleagues at the University of California, San Diego, published in Springer's Journal of NeuroVirology. The study found that HIV-infected adults who exercise suffered significantly less neurocognitive impairment compared to patients who do not exercise.

    14 August 2013 | Eurekalert Medicine & Health
  • Exercise Guidelines Published for People with HIV Over 50

    A combination of aerobic and resistance exercises, three times a week for at least six weeks, is recommended to improve cardiovascular, metabolic and muscle function in people living with HIV older than 50 years of age, according to suggested guidelines published ahead of print by the Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care.

    17 August 2011 | AIDSMeds.com
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