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Pop Star Ryan Lewis Mom & HIV Macklemore & Lewis Share Mom's Story of Survival

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Ryan Lewis Mom Living With Aids Pop Star Shares Mom's HIV Story of Survival. Ryan Lewis reveals his mother Julie has been HIV positive for 30 years... as he and Macklemore create nonprofit to raise money for affordable healthcare worldwide Julie Lewis contracted HIV via blood transfusion after giving birth to her first child Teresa in 1984 It happened one year before Washington state began testing donated blood for the virus She went on to have another daughter, Laura, and Ryan, neither of whom contracted it despite a 25 percent chance Husband Scott Lewis also didn't contract it To mark the 30-year anniversary of living with AIDS, the family and Macklemore have created the 30/30 project, a nonprofit to raise money for people with the disease around the world