Talking about home testing for HIV

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Anxious about exposure

About 4 weeks ago, exactly 26 days today, I had a nearly protected sex with a female. Nearly...


Result before 15 mins

Hi I recently attended a clinic in London who uses your tests, I also tested at home in March this...


I did a rapid test

Hi I’m Jane. I did a rapid test and it was positive at first. 30 mins later there was a faint...


HIV from protected sex?

Hi,I recently had sex with a few girls that I don't know their status of.I used condoms throughout...


My boyfriend said he tested positive

My boyfriend said he tested positive but then later.. The second line disappeared.. He thinks it is...


False negatives possible?

Hi, firstly I would like to say that by looking at this page, there are a lot of people whose...


I had a risky heterosexual exposure 5 years ago

I had a risky heterosexual exposure 5 years ago. I cannot remember if I had symptoms then, but I...


I had an exposure

I had an exposure to hiv through unprotected oral sex with a person unknown status very risk...


Biosure test at 25 days

HI, I'm extremely anxious. I had a test at a clinic and they did a Biosure self-test on me because...


I had a condom tear

I had a condom tear with a girl of an unknown status but my fourth generation ELISA test result...


I had a sexual encounter

Hi, I had a sexual encounter with a guy who's status I don't know. Then 2 weeks after i did a rapid...


discolored/white T line?

Hello I’ve made a HIV rapid test. I put a smaller than required amount of blood and the right...


Seroconversion, antibodies and immune system

So basically I am convinced I have HIV but just tested negative on the self test 7 weeks after...


medicine isn't helping me

I had 3 unprotected vaginal sexual exposure with an unknown woman at one night.After 21 days my...


A vague white line appears on T after hours

I bought a HIV self -testing kit online. Within the 20 minutes as stipulated by the work...


hiv testing

After my risky exposure with CSW my HIV RNA PCR at 9 days not detected and 32 & 85 after HIV...


Years of worry and guilt

I had sex outside my marriage 4 years ago a stupid moment of weakness. I had 2 hiv tests in the...


We had sex 8.5 weeks ago

We had sex 8.5 weeks ago - did use a condom but only after a couple of minutes without putting it...


line like colour of pencil

I tested for HIV. The patient line showed like colour of pencil and disappeared after some 5 min....


unprotected sex (condom broke)

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


condom broke

Hi i had a sex n the condom broke so we stop after realising that it was Brocken ,i test with Elisa...


What risk of HIV?

Hi, last year I visited Amsterdam and had protected sex with 3 sex workers. Condoms were used...


Is result valid?

I have used the test kit and just wanted some advice regarding how valid my negative result is....


Could tests be wrong?....Worried

Apologies for long post... I know I have anxiety and have been seeing psychologist but still have...


I am in big trouble

I am in big trouble.I am from India .Unfortunately i have done unsafe vaginal exposure with a csw...


Still having symptoms

I sucked on massage therapist nipples for few seconds, apparently she was breastfeeding but I did...


Second line - Visibility

Hi, what is the visibility of a “weak” second line? I took my test 3 - 4 months after the...


Question about negative result

Hi there, first of all I would like to thank you for this test! I have severe health anxiety and...


Does the positive line disappear?

Hi I did not read the instructions properly as I was very nervous I was looking at the card for the...


Continuing symptoms

l had a relationship with a hiv positive for 3months.Then she decided to tell after 3months of...


Oral sex / 4th generation HIV Duo Test

6 weeks ago I made oral sex with a man , I received and gave oral sex. He didn’t cum in my mouth...


I am lost

Have some stupid mistakes in my life and I Am paying heavily for this Episode. #1 October 29,2014 I...


Question for device fall

Hi, I was taking the test to see the result after 15 minutes and few seconds but I unintentionally...


HIV test line

Good day,please help me. I took an HIV test using the U-Test Hiv/Aids. The control line was visible...


symptomatic for a couple of weeks

I was symptomatic for a couple of weeks and have done 5 test so far. an elisa at day 32 and using...


HIV?

I’ll try to be as detailed as I can. In early December and late December I had protected sex and...


Faint red spreading after 15 minutes

Hi, I found there was some faint red spreading after 15 minutes from the bottom of my strip in my...


positive test line?

Hi I was just wondering if it is possible for a positive test line to disappear, I tested but...


BBC documentary "The truth about HIV"

I came across the BBC documentary "The truth about HIV" and it gave me a real push to get...


Hiv and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

Hi Gary, Co-infection with Hepatitis C can prolong the HIV testing window period up to 12 month.....


Very worried

Very worried. I have ordered a test of you, but it has not yet come. I was curious about men so I...


I sincerely wish that I had never used this test

I sincerely wish that I had never used this test and had simply gone to my nearest GUM clinic in...


I had been in a manogomous relationship

I had been in a manogomous relationship (as much as I aware of course) for a year and a half. Don't...


HIV selftest suited me

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


Very easy to test...

Very easy to test, even when you're shaking as I was! I have learning difficulties and found the...


HIV self-test - "very relieved!!"

Living in Jersey there was a little delay with shipping but the organisation I purchased the test...


Disability and the HIV self test

I needed a test, but due to a disability find it hard to get to the clinic. I think this is...