Prince diagnosed with AIDS months before his death
Prince was suffering from AIDS before being found dead last week and had refused treatment because he believed he could be cured by prayer, it has been claimed.
According to National Enquirer sourses, The Purple Rain singer was diagnosed with the crippling condition just six months before he passed away,
The 57-year-old who was a Jehovah’s Witness weighed just 80lbs by the time of his death and had been ‘preparing to die for a little while’,The source said.
‘Doctors told Prince his blood count was unusually low and that his body temperature had dropped dangerously below the normal 98.6 degrees to 94 degrees.
‘He was totally iron-deficient, very weak and often disoriented. He rarely ate and when he did, it all came right back up.
‘His face was yellowish, the skin on his neck was hanging off and the tips of fingers were a brownish-yellow.’
This comes as sources close to the investigation into the singer’s death claimed that he had prescription painkillers in his possession when he died.