Sat Jul 26 19:09:07 SGT 2014  
    HIV, Singapore
HIV STD TESTING SINGAPORE™
Within 3 days after unprotected sex, stop HIV infection with Post-Exposure Prophylaxis treatment 10 days after unprotected sex, detect HIV infection with the DNA test 28 days after unprotected sex, accurately detect HIV infection with the 20 minute rapid test
Full & comprehensive sexually transmitted disease testing
Males: do not urinate for at least 4 hours before arriving
Females: testing is more accurate when you are not menstruating

HIV, Singapore | HIV STD TESTING SINGAPORE™

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HIV, Singapore | HIV STD TESTING SINGAPORE™ @beautysingapore_com: HIV (human immunodeficiency virus)

Keywords: Hiv Singapore, Singapore Hiv, Hiv.

Description

Services

HIV is the abbreviation for the human immunodeficiency virus, which causes the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

Come to sunny Singapore to have your testing and treatment. Singapore Ministry of Health registered general practice (GP) clinic:

SHIM CLINIC
168 Bedok South Avenue 3 #01-473
Singapore 460168
Tel: (+65) 6446 7446
Fax: (+65) 6449 7446
24hr Answering Tel: (+65) 6333 5550
Web: HIV, Singapore
Opening Hours
Monday to Friday: 9 am to 3 pm, 7 pm to 11 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 7 pm to 11 pm
Public Holidays: Closed
Last registration: one hour before closing time.
Walk-in clinic. Appointments not required.
Bring NRIC, Work Pass or Passport for registration.

Sexual risk (of HIV/STD/pregnancy), and what you can do before and after exposure.

Timeline Event / Available resources
HIV STD Pregnancy
Before exposure
Abstain from sex, Be faithful, or Condom use
Circumcision (males only)
Contraception
(females only)
HIV PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) STD vaccine:
- Hepatitis vaccine
- HPV vaccine
STD / HIV exposure
Unsafe sex / unprotected sex:
No condom / Condom broke / Condom slip
0-72 hours HIV prevention
HIV PEP (post-exposure prophylaxis) treatment
- Stop HIV infection after exposure.
STD testing
If STD symptoms appear, then do STD treatment.
- Males: Do not urinate for at least 4 hours before arriving.
- Females: testing is more accurate when you are not menstruating.
Emergency contraception
(females only)
2 weeks HIV DNA PCR test
1 month 20 minute SD Bioline HIV Ag/Ab Combo HIV rapid test:
- Fingerprick blood sampling.
3 months 20 minute OraQuick® HIV rapid test:
- Oral saliva or
- Fingerprick blood sampling.
Full & comprehensive STD testing
- Males: Do not urinate for at least 4 hours before arriving.
- Females: testing is more accurate when you are not menstruating.

References


Latest News

Risk factors associated with mental health issues in adolescents: a integrative review
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:19:23 +0100 | Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da USP
Conclusion: The integrative review allowed to point important questions to be addressed in preventive actions by the health professional, including the nurse, to create a space that works with risk conditioning factors in adolescents for mental health aggravation.
Identificar los factores de riesgo asociados a los problemas de salud mental en adolescentes. Método: Se realizó una revisión integradora de artículos publicados entre los años 2007 y 2013 en cuatro bases de datos. Para la búsqueda de artículos, se utilizaron los descriptores: Salud Mental y Adolescencia, conforme a las bases DeCS/MeSH. Resultados: Se encontraron publicaciones en diferentes revistas, en distintos campos de conocimiento, siendo más frecuentes las investigaciones cuantitativas. Los problemas en salud ment...

Errata
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:19:23 +0100 | Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da USP
Conclusion: The integrative review allowed to point important questions to be addressed in preventive actions by the health professional, including the nurse, to create a space that works with risk conditioning factors in adolescents for mental health aggravation.
Identificar los factores de riesgo asociados a los problemas de salud mental en adolescentes. Método: Se realizó una revisión integradora de artículos publicados entre los años 2007 y 2013 en cuatro bases de datos. Para la búsqueda de artículos, se utilizaron los descriptores: Salud Mental y Adolescencia, conforme a las bases DeCS/MeSH. Resultados: Se encontraron publicaciones en diferentes revistas, en distintos campos de conocimiento, siendo más frecuentes las investigaciones cuantitativas. Los problemas en salud ment...

This Week: AIDS Progress, Vegan Diet
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:13:03 +0100 | MedPage Today Pediatrics
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:15:39 +0100 | Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines
Technological advances, greater demands from patients and insurers, and a host of other stressors are pushing doctors to the brink. Despairing as it may sound, there are ways to regain control. Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)

HIV Cure Still Years Away (CME/CE)
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:00:00 +0100 | MedPage Today Infectious Disease
(MedPage Today) -- MELBOURNE, Australia -- The word "cure" is back in the HIV/AIDS vocabulary but the research is just out of the starting gate. (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)

Controversy over ban on gay men donating blood
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:04:57 +0100 | Health News: CBSNews.com
A lot has changed since the U.S. banned gay men from donating blood at the height of the AIDS scare in the 1980s; why is the policy still in place? (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)

This won't be the AIDS-free generation
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:57:40 +0100 | CNN.com - Health
In the United States, 26% of all new HIV infections are among young people ages 13 to 24. Yet only 1 in 5 high school students is tested for HIV. (Source: CNN.com - Health)

Kenya: We Need a New Strategy to Fight HIV in Nyanza
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:54:34 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[The Star]The Kenya HIV Prevention Revolution Road Map gives the glaring disparities in the number of HIV infections in all the 47 counties. Nairobi tops the list with close to 1.8 million HIV-positive people followed by all the counties in Nyanza except Nyamira. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Kenya: Group's Pledge to Fight HIV
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:48:17 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[The Star]AN International HIV campaign programme has pledged to partner with the Homa Bay county government to reduce the spread of the disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Kenya: Young Men Report Having Several Sex Partners
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:29:08 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[The Star]Young men between 15 and 24 years are sexually active and have multiple partners. A HIV report by the health ministry also reveals that a majority of women start having sex when they are 17 years. The report recommends behavioral change and condom use promotion. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)