Ageing population of people living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa associated with cardiovascular risk factors

An ageing population of people living with HIV on antiretroviral therapy in countries in sub-Saharan Africa is associated with a significant increase in the prevalence of diabetes and obesity, according to an analysis of 44 countries with data from 2000 to 2016, published in the Journal of the International AIDS Society. Rates of cardiovascular risk… Read More »

5 ways to target medicine’s gender inequities – American Medical Association

Gender inequity influences physician satisfaction and the quality of patient care. While this is a system-level issue, there are actions doctors and physician leaders can take to counter its effects. During an education session, emergency physician Esther Choo, MD, shared solutions to help doctors understand how to address gender equity in medicine. Related Coverage Physicians… Read More »