Talking about home testing for HIV

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Think you have all the symptoms? Read my story if you are convinced you have HIV

I just want to share my story for the people who are convinced they have contracted HIV in hope...


Question about negative result

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


Strong ARS symptoms

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


HIV test after 7weeks...

Hi Bit worried but need some help! Had an unfortunate incident where I was rimmed by a guy who I...


Test questions - new partner

My new partner tested negative after 52 days using the hiv duo combo test after a 2 seconds condom...


should I still be worried?

Hello Sir, I had an unprotected vaginal sex with a hiv positive partner, I was unknown about her...


Window periods

Hi, I had one off unprotected vaginal sex, which I am aware is not particularly high risk, however...


Feelings of desperate guilt and regret

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


A story about this quick, easy, and painless test

A few months ago, I had a panic about some stupid unsafe sexual encounters I'd had a few weeks...


Should I test again?

I am 25 years old Male. I got physical with a lady mother of two children, her age was 30 years. We...


I'm so happy thank you for the best Christmas present ever

In my 20s I was really promiscuous... never take much care, I was so lucky, after marriage and my...


Anxiety, depression and sadness

I bought this one yesterday, I'm really hoping will be here before Christmas, last month I been ill...


swollen glands and night sweats

Hi, I had protected sex around 3 months ago but started getting night sweats, swollen glands and...


I did the biosure test , as routine

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


Louis

Hi, I've been working in Italy for a year now and I will be back in UK only in 4/5 months. Last...


I am a 64 year old female

I am a 64 year old female who has not had much unprotected sex, but I was inspired to have the test...


low-risk doesn't mean no-risk

I'm a 37 year old hetero white British female who has had unprotected vaginal sex. I was very...


HIV home testing

I am a sexually active gay man and have had some unprotected sex. I worried for some time about my...


Hiv home test

My knowledge of hiv was very slim until recent times. I read up about HIV online and I learned...


Two tests

Hello I had two test tests firsone I had a little second trace lower then the limit showed in the...


I always thought I should get tested

Ive never been tested for hiv; I always thought I should get tested just in case but never had the...


After a high risk situation with a sex worker

After a high risk situation with a sex worker I did a hiv1 pcr test after 13 days which was...


Testing

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


Worth doing if you are concerned

Used the bio-sure product , after a few indiscretions whilst working in ASIA , test had to be done...


Just a question....

Hiya.... I recently did my test and it was negative but having told someone the anxiety and stress...


My Anxiety can Stop

After years and years of contemplating getting a HIV test. I never felt confident going to a GUM...


taking the blood sample wasn't bad at all

Fantastic service, arrived quickly, discretely packaged, very easy to use, taking the blood sample...


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...


The test is very professional, easy to use

The test is very professional, easy to use and most importantly it comes in discreet packaging....


I've been meaning to visit a medical professional for a HiV

I've been meaning to visit a medical professional for a HiV test just for piece of mind as it's...


HIV selftest suited me

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


Negative - Do i need this confirmed?

All the videos and literature says "if you're positive don't panic - get your results confirmed by...


Girlfriend asked me to take the test

I recently started a new relationship and my partner took a HIV test at a clinic soon after we met....


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,...


It is important to know

For me it was the best solution to find a reliable HIV self test, just to confirm and continue with...


I live in Italy

I live in Italy and the HIV test here is only available in general blood clinics without any...


too worried to go and be tested for fear of being seen by someone I know

A few years ago I made some bad decisions and had unprotected heterosexual sex with a number of men...


I'm a medical student....

I'm a medical student with some long term lymph nodes in my neck. I always try to practice safe sex...


Medical doctor

As a medical professional and the end of the day one who is in the risk group of getting HIV I can...


The home test kit is very professional and convenient...

The home test kit is very professional and convenient. It arrives in very advanced style packaging...


HIV self test - would definitely recommend

Hi I never really thought there was much chance of me contracting HIV - I've never injected drugs...


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 - "great value"

Rapidly dispatched, discreet package, use well described, all very professional and great value....


HIV Self Test - 'why I chose self-test at home'

I could have gone to Dean Street Express in London. Amazing people and service, but on this...


HIV self-test - "very relieved!!"

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


hiv test - 'to reassure my mind'

hi I thought I was stabbed by a needle about 7 years ago ,it was always in the back of my mind ,so...


BioSure self test

As someone who likes to get tested (for my own reassurance) having not only the test done at home...


A very welcome addition to the UK safer sex landscape

I used this as an experiment, and found the test very easy to use and to understand. I was very...


I appreciate the anonymity..

The test was very simple and straightforward to use. I appreciate the anonymity it afforded and...


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...