Talking about home testing for HIV

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Am I really negative?

Hi Over the last year or so my anxiety has been up and down month on month. I've been tests...


False Negative

Hello I read on one post concerning false negative that they can be caused by ‘sticky’...


Supermarket kits?

I have to say this kit is very good, I was worried since I did have a few girlfriends through my...


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...


Carrying out the test

I took the BioSure test. After three minutes I couldn't see anything happening. So I pressed the...


SO relieved

I'm 26, female, and recently tested positive for chlamydia. Holy crap, unsafe sex never felt so...


chance in a million?

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


I did the biosure test , as routine

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


confident with Biosure

the Biosure test gave me confidence to test which proved negative. Back in europe I can now access...


I try to do HIV tests regularly

I try to do HIV tests regularly as I have positive partner. Most of the hiv prevention...


Storage of HIV self-test kit

When I conducted the HIV self-test I followed the step-by-step instructions carefully. After 15...


Grateful that self testing exists!

I live in a small country where you're always guaranteed to run into someone you know or knows your...


oral sex drew blood

I had oral sex and the man's teeth drew blood on the head of my penis. I have been very stressed...


TEST KIT -negative result.

I ordered the home HIV Test kit to do a self test. The test arrived in a discreet grey plastic bag,...


I'd been thinking about my HIV status on and off for a few months

I'd been thinking about my HIV status on and off for a few months, but couldn't/wouldn't commit to...


My Anxiety can Stop

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


The kit was very simple

The kit was very simple and easy to use and it is so convenient to be able to self-test in the...


So much better than going to a clinic

This was brilliant. So much better than going to a clinic and having to wait for hours, especially...


Negative

We all busy home HIV test are amazing really simple but and quick 15 min ! Well all coming with...


This was amazing

This was amazing, being able to do the test in my own home made me feel more relaxed. Didn't feel...


I know how annoying it can be

Ordered online for free and received it exactly when it said I would, the test was pretty simple,...


HIV selftest suited me

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


Hiv Tes

Hi, I am straight and been through all the anxiety everyone else went through. I decided to...


Finally got tested

I have been putting this off for years because I haven't been very sexually active and the few...


Meant to go to a clinic but my sister told me about biosure

Meant to go to a clinic but my sister told me about biosure as she was a tester.I think it's great...


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....


I'd had many unsafe sexual encounters

I'd had many unsafe sexual encounters - deliberate and knowing the risks. I don't really know why,...


Living in fear for years

I have been living in fear for years thinking that I could have been infected with HIV. I was...


Promiscuous throughout my early twenties

Having been promiscuous throughout my early twenties I always protected myself against unwanted...


Privacy and peace of mind

As a gay man living in a rural part of the United Kingdom, access to sexual health screening which...


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...


It takes courage to do the test alone.

The last time I tested for HIV was late 2013 and after that I was exposed to the virus. Although my...


Medical doctor

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


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...


Testing my son

After a bombshell conversation where my son told me there was a slim chance he had been infected...