Hong Kong tabloids had speculated in early June 2011 that actor Edison Chen may have contracted HIV/AIDS. The rumour sent many women rushing to the clinics for checkups.
Playboy Edison Chen was involved in a sex scandal in January 2008. Nude photographs of himself with many Hong Kong celebrities were circulated in the internet.
Is the rumour of Edison Chen having AIDS true?
But imagine the consequences if the rumour is true. The number of celebrities who contracted HIV or AIDS from Edison Chen would be shocking and staggering.