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Still have symptoms

Hi I have done the biosure test 9 weeks after my possible exposure and it was negative but somehow...


Anxiety grows

Hi. I have found


Doubts : Hand job

Doubts : Hand job , massage centre rubbing of penis on masseuse body - how big is this risk ?...


Drunk sex

I live in a quiet area of  Scotland. I got drunk 1 night not long ago and started messaging a guy...


I had joint pain

I had joint pain at day 35 then muscle aches 6 weeks then I tested at 8 weeks using a Biosure hiv...


Was it proved?

Hi . Is it a general assumption or was it proved that the Biosure HIV selftest kit will detect an...


Family planning

I want to start a family with my girlfriend but anxiety over past potential exposure is worrying...


Biosure test I believe to be extremely accurate

Hi, On December the 18th 2019 i had a Heterosexual exposure. I started testing from the 03rd Feb...


Worthless and useless??

As long as Im searching independently assesment of BioSure kit as Im in more doubt about product...


Person I slept with tested positive

Good day, I had symptoms like "dizziness, joints and muscle pain, headache, upset stomach," and...


Wet hand

My fingers were wet while I was trying to put the test tube into the liquid buffer and I suspect...


I had an exposure

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


HIV encounter

I had a low risk HIV encounter as I gave a blowjob with no ejaculation. I tested negative at 8 and...


google made it worse

meeeen! thank God i came across this page. am on my last week of pep medication. i had unprotected...


I tested negative at 8 weeks

I tested negative at 8 weeks with a 4th Gen test, blood drawn from arm. my only possible exposure...


I believe I have hiv

Desperately need your help. I had a high risk exposure. 5 days later I fell sick, stomach cramps,...


Would HIV have been detected?

Hi I’ve been reading other answers and seen that yous have said a week after seroconversion...


burst condom

Hi.. I had an experience of burst condom during my intercourse. After that I had some symptoms like...


I'm worried I have sex with one girl from my University

I'm worried I have sex with one girl from my University, I'm really stressed up that I have HIV...


hiv testing

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


I don’t know what to do

I got tested 2 week after possible exposure and it was negative and then I started to get cold...


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...


I recently took the test

Hi I recently took the test but forgot to check it was working after 3 mins and didn’t realise...


Needle-stick injury and HIV Testing

I really need your HELP! I have put myself in the situation and I don't know exactly what to do....


More than 3 months ago

Good day, More than 3 months ago, i had protected sex but the condom ended up tearing in the...


Get Tested

This is the best thing I have ever bought on the internet. After months of worrying I finally...


Could tests be wrong?....Worried

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


How accurate at 46 days / 6.5 weeks?

Hi, wonder if you can help. I have taken your test 46 days post protected exposure, the result was...


Just do it!!!

My dad worked with aids patients in the 80s/90s and took me to work with him. I built up a fear of...


About to lose my job

Hi I think I've actually lost my mind. I stupidly had unprotected sex - one night stand (vaginal) -...


The mind is a powerful thing

I know a lot of people will desperately be searching the Internet after a possible exposure looking...


Help with anxiety please!

Hi, I had protected vaginal and performed unprotected oral sex with a sex worker about 4 weeks ago...


Strong ARS symptoms

Hi sir I went for massage and during that session she masturbated me and I fingered her, I don't...


Hiv anxiety

I was stupid and unfaithful to my girlfriend - unprotected oral with someone of unknown status....


I am lost

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


Result accuracy

Hello I recently took the Biosure Home Test. At first i didn't push the test hard enough down to...


Tests negative - but still got symptoms

I cheated on my pregnant wife with another man almost 7 months ago. Since then I have had all the...


scared of results

Did the BioSure Self Test. Hung on to it for almost a week before plucking up the courage to...


I was fearful to get a test

I took the test today thank god negative. I was concerned about an incident many years ago and was...


able to find out in private

I unfortunately had a bad sexual experience which resulted in unsafe fun but I have to say biosure...


had exposure 1.5 year ago

Had exposure 1.5 year ago. I finally have the courage to do the test. Luckily results came back as...


I did the biosure test , as routine

I did the biosure test , as routine , feeling confident that the result would be negative. It came...


What is the difference?

What is difference between BIosure HIV Self Test and clinical test? Some opinion are not to trust...


I had not protected oral sex

I had not protected oral sex 2 years ago. I did your test and result came negative. But I heard...


Scared of getting tested? - PLEASE READ

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


Result confirmation

Dears, My test was negative. Just to be sure, I tested in my bedroom, I don't know about room...


Testing at 9 weeks

I had unprotected sex with a man a few times on the same night. 3 weeks later i noticed a rash on...


Persistent flu symptomes, tested twice

Hi, I'm suffering from flu symptomes, spread over almost 2 months time now (sore throat, muscle and...


Very worried

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


Didnt work

Bought it 2 days ago and tested but it failed to show any results.


Negative Relief. Get Tested!

I had a possible high-risk exposure to HIV 16 months ago, but couldn't bring myself to get tested...


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...


BIOSURE HIV TEST

I had unprotected sex with a few partners, and one night stands up until 2010. I stopped that when...


I had unprotected sex

I had unprotected sex during an impromptu Chem sesh party I ended up at and was too scared to have...


I was made to feel ashamed at std clinic

I recently started a new relationship and we both wanted to get tested. It's the first time in my...


HIV selftest suited me

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


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...


Worried myself sick

Worried myself sick for years after a few mistakes when I hadn't used protection,tried to put it...


will sleep after long

I did put myself at risk last year in october. From that time onwards it was continously bugging me...


Simple to Use

This test came with clear and simple to use instructions. It's simple to use and gives you your...


It's good this test is available to joe public

Without the help of dedicated scientists and technicians, HIV could easily have been the next...


I had no excuse to put off being tested

I didn't think I was HIV+ as I never seem to get ill not even a summer cold but I'm embarking on an...


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...


I have dry mouth and having seen half the specialists in HKG...

I have dry mouth and having seen half the specialists in HKG, Who confirmed I don't have diabetes,...


Better to know than to torture yourself

About 6 months ago I had Shingles and looked online to see what the possible causes were. HIV was...


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

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


HIV self-testing

"Stigma, discrimination, lack of privacy, and long waiting times partly explain why six out of ten...