The Human Immunodeficiency Virus, commonly known as HIV is a virus that affects the CD4 cells in the body. People with HIV have for the longest time been stigmatized for carrying the virus. It takes courage to accept that you are living with HIV.
HIV has no known cure. But this does not mean that people with HIV are doomed. There are antiretroviral drugs that control the virus. And if an HIV person is on them, he/she can lead a healthy and long life.
HIV affects everyone. From the old to the young. The poor to the rich. Here is a list of celebrities that have shared their life being HIV positive.