According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention adults over 50 account for nearly 24% of those living with the disease.
- Older adults have the same risk factors as younger people.
- Older adults are more likely than younger people to be diagnosed later in the course of the disease.
- There’s a greater stigma for older adults, as they may already face isolation due to age related issues.
HIV/AIDS has no age limit.
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AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Project Response for the Space & Treasure Coast
The AIDS Institute
National Institute on Aging
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention