- Since the HIV and AIDS crisis in the 1980s, stars have come forward to reveal they are HIV positive.
- Today, Jonathan Van Ness, Magic Johnson, and Charlie Sheen are living with HIV.
- “I think the thing that surprises most people is just that it’s a chronic illness and that it’s not a terminal one,” Van Ness told Insider reporter Rachel Hosie.
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It’s been almost four decades since the HIV and AIDS crisis began, and today there are still 1.2 million people…