Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Aging Research

HealthyWomen and the National Caucus and Center on Black Aging, Inc. (NCBA) explores what people know about HIV and aging, including barriers to diagnosis, treatment, testing, stigma and care. Changes in treatment options are increasing life expectancy for people with HIV. More than half (51%) of people diagnosed with HIV in the United States in …

Placebos Have a Strong Improvement in Research Studies and in Real Life

With Elissa H. Patterson, University of Michigan and Hans Schroder, University of Michigan Have you ever felt your own shoulders relax when you see a friend get a shoulder massage? Congratulations to those of you who said “yes”, your brain is using its power to create a “placebo effect”. For those who say “no” you …

I’ve done a lot of research but I’m still confused. Please help (21F):

https://imgur.com/a/bRz56eF Background: 21F. I have been interested in fitness/nutrition since I was 17 years old. I have been a vegetarian for 5 years. I’ve always struggled with body image. I used to weigh 98 pounds (I’m 5’2 tall but now swim around 109. My workout routine is lifting weights/ doing bodyweight exercises and walking whenever …