Tag: HIV

Charlie Sheen Confirms: I Am HIV+ [VIDEO]

Actor Charlie Sheen confirmed that he is HIV-positive on NBC’s Today show Tuesday morning. “It’s a hard three letters to absorb, you know?” Sheen said. He said he has known his diagnosis for about four years, and that people have demanded money for silence about his status. Sheen also said that all of his sexual…

Charlie Sheen Will Reveal He’s HIV+ On NBC’s Interview [VIDEO]

Charlie Sheen is set to appear on NBC’s Today show on Tuesday morning, with a “revealing personal announcement” that many believe is related to the National Enquirer’s claim that the actor is HIV-positive. According to TMZ, network sources confirm that Sheen will confirm the diagnosis he’s allegedly kept hidden for years.

Scientists Decode Spontaneous HIV Cure

Two HIV-infected men appear to have experienced a “spontaneous cure” to HIV, which may hold the secret to combatting the virus. French scientists studied the two men who contracted HIV but never developed AIDS symptoms. They came from a group known as “elite controllers,” the fewer than 1 percent of people who contract HIV can…

Baby Now Free Of HIV Has Doctors Talking

A baby born infected with the AIDS virus who got immediate treatment now has no detectable virus in her blood. Her case, presented to a meeting of AIDS researchers, will prompt questions about how early babies should be treated. It also illustrates the possibility that immediate treatment with HIV drugs could do a lot to…