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Ryan Lewis Reveals Mom's HIV Struggle

Lewis, of the Macklemore & Ryan Lewis rap duo, says his mother has been HIV positive for 30 years.
1:26 | 04/23/14

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It is like -- -- more same -- Now Ryan Lewis is revealing one reason the -- may be close to his heart his mother Julie is HIV positive. And has been for years. At age 25. Likes the challenge for. It is emotional video of the Lewis family reveal -- blood transfusion slept Julie one of the 35 million people infected with the virus. I was diagnosed HIV positive in -- -- -- 1980. Had three young children. -- -- -- -- I never thought about -- -- thirty years later they're celebrating her survive. In honor of the milestone the Lewis family is starting at 3030 project hoping to -- health care is available for those who need -- most. Health care is a human rights. At Lewis and -- more put it. We can't. -- us from spreading the love.

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