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What about folks with HIV? Are they at more risk from COVID-19?

Updated: Mar 16, 2020

Here is the consensus from HIV experts: If you have HIV, are on meds, and your viral load is suppressed and your CD4 count is good: You are not immune suppressed, and you are at no greater risk of serious disease from this coronavirus than anyone else your age. Risks we know about include: advancing age, heart disease, lung disease, and diabetes. Here are some references about HIV and COVID-19:


https://www.poz.com/article/people-hiv-need-know-new-coronavirus


https://www.positivelyaware.com/articles/sars-cov-2-and-covid-19-update-plhiv



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