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Reply: Oraquick HIV test
There really isn't anything further I can provide that hasn't been written already except that most (95...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Any feedback?
Thanks Shaun. I just noticed these today, and I'm very sensitive about my body as I wait for my test...More
Posted by heywoodjabme
Reply: Honest coincidence or should I be worried
Thank you so much for the response, you have no idea how informative it was, and does make me feel...More
Posted by scaredhusband2000
Reply: Just found out I am HIV+...devastated
Thanks to all for the advice. I am keeping my fingers crossed that I will get some good news.
Posted by anonymous676
Reply: I've been freaking out for 3 weeks. Do I have HIV?...
And I'll say a prayer for you. Just get a 4th generation "duo" test. It's really the best test you can get....More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: Hiv Test
Amarhaj8, With a 4th generation test at 37 days and a PCR at 47 days, you don't have HIV. No way. Read the...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: Just curious
Please keep in mind that HIV cannot be diagnosed by symptoms. Only through testing which you are...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Is my testing enough?!?
Well, you're okay now. And by the way, it's quite normal to be stressed. But stress for 6 months was difficult...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: OraQuick Results Negative
Thanks a lot for the reply shaunw.
Posted by freakout244
Reply: AIDS
Posted by shaunw84
New Group: HIV Negative Symptoms
There is a new group for people who had a possible exposure, tested negative, but continue to suffer symptoms....More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: I have lost all hope.
Tufty, An_260645 You have a new group "HIV Negative Symptoms" Perhaps you two and others can start posting...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: Am I HIV positive?
wantonjoe, I started a community called "Negative HIV Symptom Group". You can post your question there. I...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: Should I be worried?
First: The likelihood that the blood had any HIV is about 1/100 - 1/1000 to begin with. Second: I serious...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: Am I at risk for STD?
No. You don't need to test in 3 months for this incidence. SW p.s. Having said that if you are "sexually...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: Very Worried...May I be infected?
Yes it does thank yu so much!
Posted by veryworried12
Reply: Worried about HIV
I'm not sure what you'd like us to tell you. You're too late to take PEP and too early to test. And, of...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Give it to me straight
Thanks Shaun, I think its time a be a adult and get it over with.
Posted by alhb5454
Reply: HIV rash?
Typically locations: trunk, neck, face.
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: Should I worry about contracting HIV?
Well, unless there is fluid transfer then there is no risk of HIV. What you've said to me is that you've had...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: Unprotected Anal sex - will I get HIV?
jrohazn, It's good new for the guy that he retested negative. But it just means that as of Nov 24, last...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: HIV?
Posted by name111
Reply: Oraquick at home 5 weeks
Thank you for the quick response Shawn! Have a good one!
Posted by An_260674
Reply: Please help me. I am very scared.
I just finished appointment with doctor... He said what i had was a pimple only and its due to skin problem...More
Posted by johnyboy8
Why Testing is A Good Thing not a Bad Thing Today
We are living in a unique time in HIV history. In the past, we had two problems. Tests that required months to...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: need advice
Guideines say the risk is .5/10,0000 i.e. 1/20000, but there are no reported cases where someone got HIV from...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: HIV Transmission Probability
frustrated86, This is great news! I'm very happy that you tested negative. And yes, if it's been 10 days,...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: Am I worried over nothing?
Never heard the phrase "cracking"? Do you mean "masturbation"? It's possible to hurt yourself if you've been...More
Posted by shaunw84
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Reply: Poz Magazine website
Page-Shafer K, Veugelers PJ, Moss AR et al. Sexual risk behavior and risk factors for HIV-1 seroconversion in...More
Posted by shaunw84
Reply: Blood on finger
Ok, Thank you Gail.
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