Talking about home testing for HIV

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Unprotected oral sex

Hello. i had unprotected oral sex (from me to her and from her to me) on 15 February. After a week....


now my anxiety is back

I got tested at home today after a couple of years of being anxious and fearful...I waited 20...


HIV test after 42 days

I had unprotected sex with a lady who tested positive a week after the incident. I tested with...


Two tests

I had sex in July 2019, 3 days later i went for testing at a clinic i was found to be negative but...


Is the test at day 84 conclusive

I have taken taken biosure tests at day 62, 69, 73, 76, 80 and 84. All of them have been negative....


After pricking an HIV patient

After pricking an HIV patient with a blood lancet, I mistakenly pricked myself with it am so scared...


False Negative ?

Hi team biosure. i am in need of help or maybe just a little reassurance of some kind i had my...


Testing negative using biosure 8 months after the exposure

I made the mistake of my life last year by having unprotected anal sex (i was top), it all began...


Am i clear from hiv?

Hi this is my story. The stress and worry i cannot explain. I had sex with a massage worker when i...


unprotected sex with sex worker

On Feb 8th I had unprotected sex with sex worker. After the exposure on 65 day I checked HIV 1...


unprotected sex (condom broke)

Hi, I have unprotected sex (condom broke) with a CSW. Got viral fever after 3 day. I got...


working with blood sample

I am working in a lab where I deal with blood samples of unknown medical history. While working...


doubt in reading results

Hi, I took a self test last week at home but i am a bit unsure about the result. Within the first...


I was convinced

Started off with a recent random swollen lymph node in my chest. It was really odd and painful and...


Feelings of desperate guilt and regret

I'm married. Very happily married, in fact. About two years ago, I did something unbelievably...


extreme anxiety

Hi, been suffering from very extreme anxiety for more than a year. It all started with a white...


Help

Good day On the aids vancouver helpline website they say that most people will have detectable...


chance in a million?

Hi there I recently did 2 self tests. The first at 96 days and the second at 110 days. Both...


3 tests - all negative

Hello, I live outside the United Kingdom. I had a relationship three years ago. I have applied for...


Will hospital treatment affect result?

Hi, I have taken 3 of your self test kits over the past 3 months. 1st being 4 weeks -...


Scared of getting tested? - PLEASE READ

To those scared of getting tested, please read, I have also been scared of being tested, I hope...


Feelings about the Biosure HIV test

I have tested at GUM clinics in the past, done postal testing (buying a kit and mailing a blood...


I am phobic with blood tests

For me I am phobic with blood tests, so have continually been too anxious to visit the clinic for a...


Testing

What an amazing thing. My father is HIV positive. I understand and am aware that it is no longer a...


About test.

Hi. Is there any different betwen for exampel a 2nd generation SELF test and a 2nd generation...


Query about buying a test on Amazon

Hi there, Is buying the biosure HIV test on the official website (http://hivselftest.co.uk) the...


many still regard hiv as a death sentence

I had my very first hivselftest on 14th July 2016, I do test at gum clinics regularly. My partner...


bio sure hiv self test

its always been pondering somewhere in the back of my mind. been abit ashamed to go to the clinic....


hiv self test - information

As others have commented, solid packaging, very clear instructions, and detailed information...


negative

in the biosure web I have see this: "If you have any reason to believe your test result is...


Is that the same?

Hi, Is that the same to buy biosure HIV test in amazon or in biosure webset...


HIV selftest suited me

The test arrived in plain packaging as promised one working day after ordering. I am a gay man who...


Testing negative

The warning on the biosure website reads, "If your test is negative it does not mean you are...


I've been relatively careful...but there has been that ONE random time

Ok, so I am a 31 year old gay male who has been relatively careful in my sex life, but there has...


Self testing after partner was diagnosed

I was at work when my partner who lives abroad sent me the message which you never want to receive,...


Taking the test

It is convenient to test yourself at home and helpful If you don't want to wait for days to get...


Just out of a longterm relationship

Just out of longterm relationship and wanted to check my status while waiting to see what happens...


I had put off and put off going to get a test in a clinic

I am so thankful for this test. I had put off and put off going to get a test in a clinic or at the...


HIV Self-Test: The Journey.

I'd had a bout of diarrhoea in mid-February this year, and two weeks later I had a short but bad...


The longest night ever!

I am a gay man and have never had an HIV test. Over the course of the past 15 years I have had many...


Home HIV Testing - " I thought I'd give it a go"

I received the kit this morning and found it very informative and easy to use, the hardest bit to...


Biosure HIV self test

I read about the new self test on Monday morning BBC news website, checked out the biosure website,...


HIV self-testing - know the facts and have your say

For the first time, home HIV self-test kits...


Share your experiences of using the test

ThisĀ  discussion and ideas exchange site has been specially set up for people to share their...