National Enquirer: Charlie Sheen HIV Positive

Decades of debauchery have finally caught up to Charlie Sheen.

…next issue — to hit newsstands nationwide on November 18 — The ENQUIRER

…culmination of a dogged 18-month investigation that has uncovered how television’s one-time highest paid star potentially spread the devastating virus to dozens of unsuspecting women.

Sheen, 50, has already begun a regimen of medication meant to counteract the effects of the disease, sources said….(read more)

Source: The National Enquirer


Medical News: Protein Extracted from Australian Sea Coral Prevents HIV Infection

Underwater shot of the Great Barrier Reef in the Coral Sea off the coast of Australia. (CC/Steve Evans)

Underwater shot of the Great Barrier Reef in the Coral Sea off the coast of Australia. (CC/Steve Evans)

“It’s always thrilling when you find a brand-new protein that nobody else has ever seen before…”  

Brooks Hays writes: A new protein, extracted from coral collected from reefs off the north coast of Australia, shows the ability to block HIV from entering and destroying immune cells, or T cells.

“..And the fact that this protein appears to block HIV infection — and to do it in a completely new way — makes this truly exciting.”

–Dr. Barry O’Keefe.

Researchers at the National Cancer Institute discovered that the proteins, called cnidarins, prove remarkably effective at quashing the transmission abilities of HIV. If the proteins stand up to further testing, they could be incorporated into sexual lubricants and gels as a new barrier against HIV infection. Read the rest of this entry »


Sydney Leathers may have been exposed to HIV during porn filming

The Daily Caller

By Sarah Hofmann

Anthony Weiner’s sexting partner Sydney Leathers may have been exposed to HIV after sharing a sex partner with another porn actress who recently tested positive for the incurable virus.

Cameron Bay, who’s been in porn since 2010, came forward to AVN on Wednesday to admit that she may have contracted the virus, bringing all porn production and filming to a screeching halt. Read the rest of this entry »