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    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.

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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

HIV__new_drugs,_new_guidelines.13.aspx target=_blank rel="nofollow">HIV: new drugs, new guidelines
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:53:14 +0100 | Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases
Purpose of reviewThis review discusses recent changes in HIV treatment guidelines, focussing on the optimal time for starting antiretroviral therapy (ART) in chronic asymptomatic infection, and treatment options for ART-naïve patients.

Africa: Johannes Hunger Appointed As Head of Strategic Information
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:22:17 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Global Fund]Geneva -The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria announced the appointment of Johannes Hunger, an expert on strategic and policy planning in global health, as Head of Strategic Information. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

What Couples Say about Their Recovery of Sexual Intimacy after Prostatectomy: Toward the Development of a Conceptual Model of Couples' Sexual Recovery after Surgery for Prostate Cancer
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:10:18 +0100 | The Journal of Sexual Medicine
ConclusionsCouples' sexual recovery requires addressing sexual function, feelings about losses, and relationship simultaneously. Perioperative education should emphasize the roles of nerve damage in ED and grief and mourning in sexual recovery. Wittmann D, Carolan M, Given B, Skolarus TA, Crossley H, An L, Palapattu G, Clark P, and Montie JE. What couples say about their recovery of sexual intimacy after prostatectomy: Toward the development of a conceptual model of couples' sexual recovery after surgery for prostate cancer. J Sex Med **;**:**–**. (Source: The Journal of Sexual Medicine)

Zimbabwe: ARM Advocates With the Appropriate Facts So That They Can Drive Change in Their Own Countries
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:06:11 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[What'sUpHIV]Maureen Milanga, a staffer at Health GAP in Keyna and an alumna of the AVAC Advocacy Fellows program, presented a poster demonstrating how advocates from Kenya, Zimbabwe and Nigeria were able to influence their countries by strategically raising their voices to increase demand for key interventions. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Africa: A Reminder of Scientific Progress (Past, Present and Future)
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:06:03 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[What'sUpHIV]A man caught my eye this week. It's somewhat fitting that a symbol of "human endeavour" (per the artist) is bearing witness to this week's HIV R4P Conference - itself a testimony to ongoing global efforts to push the boundaries of HIV prevention science. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Africa: So When Will the Next Big Thing Be Available for General Use?
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:02:25 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[What'sUpHIV]The one question research scientists dread most - but one which journalists are obliged to ask - is, "So when will this be available for general use?" (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Africa: HIV Self-Test Kit Coming Soon
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:02:34 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[What'sUpHIV]If you like movies at all, by now you will have seen - many times - the scene in romantic comedies in which a woman walks into her bathroom to perform a simple test which will tell her (with a high degree of accuracy) whether or not she is pregnant. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Uganda: Poor Roads Disrupt HIV Patients' Access to Treatment
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:47:32 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Key Correspondents]Poor roads in Uganda, especially at landing sites at Kigugo Island, are making it difficult for HIV positive patients to access antiretroviral treatment at St Francis Hospital in Nkokonjeru. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Ebola virus disease – Mali
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:45:00 +0100 | WHO Disease Outbreaks
On 23 October 2014, WHO was notified by Mali's Ministry of Health of a laboratory-confirmed case of infection with Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). This is the first EVD case in Mali. The case is a 2-year-old female who developed symptoms, presumably on 19 October 2014, while in Beuila, Guinea and then travelled across by road to Mali. On 20 October 2014, the patient was admitted to a healthcare facility in Kayes, Mali. On 21 October 2014, she was referred to the Fousseyni Daou Hospital in Kayes. On 22 October 2014, samples for EVD were taken and analysed at the Center for TB and AIDS Research in Mali. Samples came back positive for EVD. Confirmation of test results is being carried out at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta and at Institute Pasteur de Dakar Senegal. ...

Africa: How to Make Sure Your Research Centre Doesn't Get Burnt Down
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:26:27 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[What'sUpHIV]Crossroads in Cape Town is your classic African "tough neighbourhood". It is a shanty town - a slum. So how do you go about getting volunteers from a place like that - a place in which all authority is usually viewed with doubt and suspicion - to participate in clinical trial which involves such potentially sensitive interventions as "vaginal rings", "vaginal gels" and "vaginal microbicides"? (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)