... Because you have an anxiety problem. At 9. ... (19 replies)
... I was happy to hear the results but I am still on edge and have experienced terrible anxiety and depression. I guess I am asking from someone's experience or knowledge on how confident can I be with my results. ... (6 replies)
... Thank you so much for your advice I will get a test done tomorrow and keep my fingers crossed... (19 replies)
... A fourth generation test would be better . I do not believe that you have hiv , you do not she have tested negative for hiv but so you can ease your mind and put this anxiety behind you . I understand the way you feel , what you are going through . ... (19 replies)
... Would a 9 week test be accurate enough to tell me my actual status if so I'll go get a rapid test done tomorrow.. (19 replies)
... Then seek professional mental help for your anxiety. Your 'symptoms' are irrelevant. This forum is not a place for HIV obsession or symptom speculation. ... (19 replies)
... Even if I'm having all these symptoms I'm trying my best here to be as positive as I can but my anxiety won't allow that.. ... (19 replies)
... And I agree, that's why my anxiety and stress is so high.. ... (19 replies)
... Should I get tested again please help me... My anxiety is playing with my head I don't even know how I am anymore. ... (19 replies)
... you should not have any HIV concerns... ... (6 replies)
... Hi Guys
Thanks for the advise so far. I some how cant shake this belief - perhaps a mental issue ( maybe guilt ).
Other symptopms I went through
- hot flushes
- some night sweats
- skin tags ( back of head and neck )
Have been to other sites and even with the above and the other symptons listed
swollen right neck node, constant running nose ( for months ) - dark... (6 replies)
... No, i have not heard anyone testing positive at this time scale. It can happen but its so rare if at all these days with modern tests. If it was a 4th generation test or a test at 6 weeks with a standard test then i would have no concerns at all.
Forget symptoms mate, they only fuel anxiety. (14 replies)
... Please help me how to get relief from anxiety (13 replies)
... I was thinking and thinking that it has gone inside my body and my anxiety is killing me (13 replies)
... You never had a risk and never needed testing. As Apollo indicated, your energies would be better spent addressing your anxiety. This is simply not an HIV situation in any shape or form. Please take up any additional concerns with a mental health professional. ... (10 replies)
... Have a test scheduled for today 2 hours for now.
so freaking nervous. how could an apparent no risk encounter deliver such nerves. more to the extent I have chickened out of tests over the last weeks.
time to face the fear head on . any advise please.
Am I just freaking out over nothing ?
cheers (6 replies)
... i have a few questions about an hiv risk. ... (14 replies)
... Hey joggen thank you so much!
However do you think that she might have poked the condom with a pin or that if its a cheap brand it makes a difference?
Also I never had a condom break would it be noticeable if it did?
Thanks again! (5 replies)
... zero risk for HIV. Your only issue is anxiety over the encounter. Your situation is not an HIV situation. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks Joggen,
I think my anxiety/OCD is just trying to find something to focus and obsess over. Now that I am so close to 3 months for the unprotected exposure, I think my mind is trying to find risks in the oral sex exposures and trying to convince me that the condom in protected sex might have broken and i didnt notice. I think these are just anxiety-driven questions at... (13 replies)