Research Update on HIV Chronic Inflammation

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Research Update on HIV Chronic Inflammation Kristine Erlandson MD University of Colorado We now have very effective medications to treat HIV with few side effects, so most young university researchers/investigators in the field of HIV are more interested in studying the chronic inflammation caused by ongoing HIV infection: health issues and possible treatments. Come get a great update from our friend and “researcher-extraordinaire” from UC. Kristine will present what research has been done & what we have learned; what hasn’t been done; what research is ongoing; and what research do we want to do next. WEDNESDAY 14 FEBRUARY 2018 ♥ …

Making the Most of your Visits with your Care Provider

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Connector.Your healthcare team has the medical know-how, but only you know how you feel and what makes you comfortable this WEDNESDAY 13 September 2017 Catered Dinner from Karma Asian 6pm Presentation 6:30pm (no rsvp required) Our Saviors Community Room 9th & Emerson (lower level, enter on the side from Emerson Street) Sponsored by TEN (Treatment Educat10n Network) and ViiV Healthcare * SAVE THE DATE * * Next Community Forum *  Wednesday 11 October 2017* * Visceral Adipose Tissue and other Lipodystrophy Issues * * watch for flyer & email * If you are vegetarian or have any sort of food allergies or …

The Role of Healthy Eating in your Overall Health

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We are all living longer, healthier lives.  But our lifestyle choices make a difference too.  These include what you eat; how much you exercise; use of alcohol and drugs & tobacco; safer sex practices (STD’s).   This presentation will focus just on healthy eating, with some good information on food label reading, various choices, etc.  Healthy eating really is part of managing our health. This presentation will be held Wednesday, April 12, 2017.  For more information on our monthly forums, please visit the Forums Page.

Highlights from CROI

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This month’s Community Educat10nal Forum is titled “Highlights from CROI – the major annual HIV Conference, with Dr. Steve Johnson, M.D. and Dr. Tom Campbell, M.D. The 24th CROI (Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections) is February 13-16 in Seattle…and every spring for the last 24 years, our local doctors from the University of Colorado have presented the highlights of this conference to the community.  Attended by 4200 doctors, clinicians, and researchers from all over the world, this conference is considered to be the “granddaddy” of all the HIV medical conferences held each year. HIV treatment is constantly evolving due …