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Still a little anxious after two tests

I had just one unprotected encounter with a person who said he was HIV negative. I was skeptical so...


HIV

Hi would a hep b vaccine 1 booster during the time of infection 2 weeks after possible exposure...


Hiv symptoms and negative test result at 34 days

Hi, I undertook a bio sure test at 34 days which came back negative however, I’m worrying about...


Lancet worry

Hi used the biosure lancet and after the test was done the pink bit came off and the knife/'needle...


Can I be confident in my negative results?

I have taken 3 Biosure tests in the last 2 years. 1st after 8 months, 2nd after 13months and 3rd...


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...


Thank you!

Thanks for making this test available! Had a phase of bad decisions and conveniently, not enough...


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...


HIV negative at 100 days conclusive?

I had an intercourse with an escort around 110 days ago, she did me an oral sex without condom and...


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...


Can’t let go of anxiety

I have tested negative using the biosure test kit. It is 15 months since my last possible exposure....


sti

Can having another unknown condition or sti e.g. syphillis cause the biosure test to show a false...


80 day test

Hi, I took a biosure test at 80days would this be conclusive?


massive worry

So I had the biosure hiv self test and I have a big concern which is a massive worry. Other self...


Know your status - Thank you!

After a foolish encounter in December I convinced myself I had contracted HIV. I'd only done oral...


Shadow on test

Im a bit concerned. Im sure my result was negative bit there was a slight red shadow ontop of blue...


Get Tested

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


going out of my mind with worry

Hi, I had a potential exposure 16 months ago. I tested negative at 4 week, 12 weeks, 12 months -...


I'm convinced I have HIV

I’m convinced I have HIV, I had unprotected sex over a year ago and about 3 weeks later I had the...


Could tests be wrong?....Worried

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


I'm still worried

Had a low risk event over 8 months ago. Had a test done at my local gum clinic after 25 days...


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...


Relief - thank you

As many have mentioned already the mind is a very powerful thing. I was sick with worry every...


Convinced I have HIV

Hi - I have had 12 antibody test using 4 Biosure test and two test were i-test and 6 at 4 different...


Finally got myself tested...

Thanks for posting this . Finally got myself tested after months of worry . Convinced myself I had...


Oral

Should i worry about HIV from oral both giving and receiving without ejaculation. Should i get...


Question about negative result

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


Test line worry - need confirmation

  Hi BioSURE I did my test, after three minutes there was no rising blood so I pushed it...


chances of false negative

Hi team Biosure,  I had what I thought were symptoms of HIV infection I then used your test at 15...


Anxiety after 2 negative tests

Hello! 6 years ago I had protected (Condom) sex with an HIV+ guy both as top and bottom. He...


Conclusive?

Hello, I took this test at 155 days after potential exposure, would this be considered...


Test Negative

I did Bio Sure test after worrying for about 3 years of reading stuff online. I will be honest I...


I was so scared

I had unprotected sex in January with someone I knew very little about and it is now May and I can...


Overthinking Until I’m Sick

Honestly, spent weeks and weeks worrying over nothing about potentially having the virus. There was...


I have been worried

I have been worried about getting tested for a long time, knowing i may have put myself at risk. i...


I'm worried and very suicidal

Had protected sex with 2 girls and get a negative after 5 days after having sex. The first girl i...


2 months test conclusive?

I had protected sex with unknown girl on 1 single night 2 times. After 3 weeks i got molluscum on...


AMAZING service, AMAZING product!

I recently had unprotected sex and then started reading the horror stories that are on the...


Question.

Hi , I am little worried now a days because of my friend. I had a unprotected sex with my...


Can I stop worrying?

I had a suspected risk from oral on October 31. I got a test done one the 2 November which came...


ARS symptoms possible after 11 weeks?

I had a very brief sexual encounter (when I say brief, I mean no longer than 10-15 seconds) with a...


Could I be the 0.3%?

I did a biosure test 3 weeks after unprotected sex with a male (I’m female) it came back...


Nervous wreck need advice

Had unprotected sex with a man beginning of June and was going out of my mind with worry thinking I...


Stop Googling, start testing

In October 2016 I used my first BioSure HIV self test, and it was negative. The relief was instant...


just tested with biosure

i have been going out of my mind with worry the last two weeks after having protected sex but oral...


important questions

Hello 1 - Can biosure Hiv Self Test detect the Antibodies After 1 or 2 year or not ? 2 -i got 2...


sick with worry

Question about test bought on Amazon : Hi I’m sick with worry I have done 3 biosure test now, all...


Realy paranoia

I got 5 times the Biosure Hiv Self Test After from last Sex Contact (unprotect oral sex and protect...


Negative Result after 6 months

I got the Biosure Hiv Self Test After 6 months from last Sex Contact and My result is Negative .....


Negative after 120 days

Negative after 120 days from last unprotected sex contact.  Is my BIOSURE test result 100% after...


Test line

Hi, my test result didn’t show a test line but there was some red colouring on the bottom. This...


Peace of Mind

Thought I would tell my story because I know there will be other people like me - searching the...


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...


Confused about my test

I'm a paranoid person - i tend to worry and be anxious about everything - not surprising then that...


easy - even with shaking hands!!

Very clear instructions and easy test to use (even with shaking hands!!) So much better getting a...


Anxiety will not leave me

So abput 7years ago I had relations with a man, a man whom I later found out was married. Needless...


Hiv home test

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


2 tests done both negative.

Hi, done a test at 7 weeks after risky exposure and again at 12 weeks and 2 days after exposure,...


3 negative tests

Over a period of 10 years I had oral sexs 5 or 6 times. I have since had no sexual contact for 12...


Retest -Mind is stressful

Hi I have taken two biosure test in span of 2 weeks and both came negative. My window period was...


Very worried

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


Still a bit worried

Hi I've done the test and it is negative which is a massive relief but I'm concerned it might not...


Worth doing if you are concerned

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


Thank you biosure

For about 7 years, I have been worried about my status. Although I didn't have unprotected sex, I...


Thankyou, Thankyou, Thankyou.

I dont even know where to start, I think at the end is best. My test results are negative..... I...


I am a 58 yr old male

I am a 58 yr old male who recently contracted my first ever STD. So I visited my local sexual...


Peace of Mind--Stress Reliever

I was stressing out over the possibility of being HIV positive, so either way I knew I had to know....


Been in a panic for last two years

Been in a panic for last two years since I foolishly slept with an escort on a drunken night. My...


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...


How grateful am I?

How grateful am I? This simple piece of kit has calmed me down I was convinced I had contracted...


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...


BIOSURE HIV TEST

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


Self testing

This couldn't have been simpler, and to know your status so quick is another worry off my mind.


negative

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


HIV selftest suited me

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


Such a relief after months of torture!

Such a relief after months of torture! The 15 minutes wait was one of the longest, hardest times of...


14months on from exposiure 3 tests I'm still worried i have HIV

I won't go in to to much details other wise i will be here for ever - but basically I'm now 14...


reduce anxiety - be brave

(I am) A straight guy who went a bit wild last year sexually, had symptoms around 2 weeks after a...


Self testing

OMG I have been shi**ing my self with worry, for a few days. I had a normal blood test, and it came...


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...


will sleep after long

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


A little worry??

I have take two times, first was at 82 days(almost 12 weeks) after taking risk(with condom) and...


Reliabilty of tests.

Can someone tell me the reliability of the tests. I have done two well outside the window period....


If your scared ask a family member to be with you!

I'm 24 and I have a slight problem going to a clinic when going through a health scare, my phobia...


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...


I've taken 13 tests since the possible exposure

I've taken 13 tests since the possible exposure I had and after some worrying symptoms, tthey've...


HIV self test - of course it's stressful

I ordered the test online. Very easy. Of course the whole process was stressful but the clear...


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...


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...


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...


It was the longest 15 minutes of my life. But no matter what the result was, I had to find out.

It was the longest 15 minutes of my life. But no matter what the result was, I had to find out. The...


HIV Self Test - FIRST TIME

So fantastically simple to do! I cannot stress how anxious you can get having to go to a doctor or...