Entertainment Health

30-Year-Old Mother Possibly Becomes Second Person EVER Whose Own Immune System Cured HIV

A young mother in a small Argentina town has possibly become the second documented person in history to have their own immune system cure HIV. Scientists researching the disease published a new study in the Annals of Internal Medicine on Monday, explaining their remarkable findings in the cells of a 30-year-old formerly-HIV-positive woman from the […]

COVID 19 Tech

FDA expected to authorize 3rd COVID vaccine dose for immunocompromised

Enlarge / A pharmacist holding a vial of the undiluted Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for COVID-19. (credit: Getty | JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER) The Food and Drug Administration is expected to announce Thursday (or soon after) that it is authorizing a third COVID-19 vaccine dose for some people with compromised immune systems, according to people familiar with the FDA’s […]

Entertainment Health

Billy Porter Announces He’s HIV-Positive After Keeping Diagnosis A Secret For 14 Years

On Wednesday, Billy Porter revealed he was diagnosed with HIV in 2007, and he’s sharing it now in hopes of helping break down the stigma that surrounds it. The announcement was made in an emotional 12-minute Hollywood Reporter interview, with the 51-year-old detailing the moment he found out about the diagnosis, saying: “It was 2007, […]