... recent anxiety of contracting HIV have me doing a lot of research about the virus and the effect it has on people. I'm so scared now. Could this be anxiety or a message from God. I've been praying that im ok. The doctor also told me HIV is not as prevalent in the community and my friends tell me I'm alright just paranoid. ... (23 replies)
... Value your life. If any of you would need a friend to talk to, please feel free to message me. I had a similar kind soul that assisted me by talking to me on this forum, and he similarly tested negative as well. ... (5 replies)
... l sex and vaginal sex twice I think. I did not ejaculate in her. I tried to call her about 8weeks after the encounter and she disconnected the call. I sent her a message saying I needed to talk urgently and didn't really want to communicate via text but she refused. ... (9 replies)
... message to heroin users, stop using heroin! (2 replies)
... Your message is indeed rational and sane. I had two exposures to the same HIV positve person, back in 2000. ... (5 replies)
... To all,
This message is to all of those who are currently sitting in the dreaded “window period”. All the people who believe they have engaged in some risky act and are living in fear as to whether or not they have contracted the HIV virus. I have been there and can fully empathize your emotions and suffering. Please listen to this advice.
I am sure by now you are... (5 replies)
... But I'm not stupid and am aware that there is SOME chance. My point was that everyone seems to be so ready to accept their doom and that fear is perpetuated by message boards like this where you go on the net and read about someone freaking out cuz they stepped in vomit and then other people telling them to go get tested. ... (9 replies)
... Very good message there. May I ask if your encounter was intercourse or something even less risky like oral sex? ... (9 replies)
... Exceptional post, with a good message. (2 replies)
... Reading through this message board It is plain to see how many people are worrying themselves sick about HIV but dont want to get tested for fear of being HIV positive. ... (2 replies)
... A little over 2 months ago I met up with another male and he performed unprotected oral. I have browsed the Message Boards and have read that oral isn't a risk. ... (2 replies)
... There are no doctors on this message board. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks for message. That is what Terrence Higgins Trust have told me and that I should be confident in my results. They also said that the private clinics in Central London feed back to them and that they have never seen a negative 7 week test change at 12. It seems you get different information everywhere :(
Think that's why it's hard to see logic. Mind plays havoc (21 replies)
... Hi thank you for the message. I'm not sure what gen the rapid tests were :( They were poct fingerprick tests and result in 1 min. I know the one I had at 30 days was a duo test for antigen/antibodies. Apparently 99.8% accurate from 28 days?? (21 replies)
... Thank you also for you're message. I don't believe he is hiding a positive status. I just don't believe he has had a test recently, too many conflicting answers and hey if I knew I was up to date and my partner asked I wouldn't have 3 different versions of when I last went.
However that's his choice and my mistake. My results are looking in my favour and as I been told by... (21 replies)
... read your message when I'm having a bad moment to get that confidence boost. I just hope and pray all will be ok. ... (21 replies)
... Thanks for your message. ..bcoz I m much worried on my symptoms...kindky tell me if any chances are there my 11.2 weeks will turn + during 13 weeks time...shall I believe this 79th day negative result. .??? Did u ever seen such kind of cases..?
Also I did quantitative reverese transcription (rt pcr) sensitivity detection of the assay is 1250 VL/ml during my 10 th week and... (4 replies)
... Thanks Smit, I'm going to the clinic tomorrow to talk to the advisor.
I had the test done last week Saturday and they say it takes two weeks for the results but sometimes they come through sooner, I had a message on my phone today from the clinic saying
"Please contact the department and speak to the advisor quoting the number *******, Thanks"
which has terrified me... (13 replies)
... Exactly what I was hoping to read.. Thank you ALL for your support via this message board. ... (3 replies)
... See a psychiatrist. As your problem is clearly mental at this point, that is beyond the scope of what can be helped on this message board. ... (17 replies)