Wed Jul 30 21:06:17 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

Breaking Open Public Places: UNFPA Launches Coolibah - 21 July 2014
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:29:05 +0100 | UNFPA News
MELBOURNE, Australia – At the International AIDS Conference 2014 today, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, launched a youth networking zone called the coolibah, where, throughout the week, it will host a range of activities for and with young people, including a series of luncheons with leaders in the field of HIV and AIDS. (Source: UNFPA News)

UNFPA engages young people in the fight against HIV - 21 July 2014
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:29:05 +0100 | UNFPA News
MELBOURNE, Australia – Every hour, about 80 young people are newly infected with HIV, according to the recently released Gap Report by UNAIDS. The participation and leadership of young people will therefore be critical in bringing the global HIV epidemic to an end. Today, at the 20th International AIDS Conference, UNFPA launched a youth networking zone called the ‘coolibah’, where young people will be able to speak with leaders in the field of HIV and AIDS. (Source: UNFPA News)

Erratum
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:26:21 +0100 | Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da USP
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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...

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:35:41 +0100 | Medscape Medical News Headlines
The new once-daily oral regimen known as PaMZ appears to work on both drug-sensitive and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)

Digital Reading System Assists Vision Impaired to Read Graphs
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:20:06 +0100 | Disabled World
People who are blind can now read more than just words, such as graphs and graphics, following the development of an affordable digital reading system by Curtin University researchers. (Source: Disabled World)

Nearly half of Albuquerque health care workers do not have a bachelor’s degree, study says
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:38:00 +0100 | bizjournals.com Health Care:Hospitals headlines
Nearly half the health care jobs in the Albuquerque metropolitan area are held by pre-baccalaureate workers, or those without a bachelor’s degree, and those workers are the fastest-growing segment of the health care industry, according to a study by the Brookings Institution.

Prevalence and Virologic Consequences of Transmitted HIV-1 Drug Resistance in Uganda
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:42:12 +0100 | AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses
AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses , Vol. 0, No. 0. (Source: AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses)

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:07:20 +0100 | Red Cross Chat
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Study: iPad-based HIV prevention game increased adolescents’ knowledge of the disease
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:04:06 +0100 | mobihealthnews
Children who played iPad-based HIV prevention game PlayForward: Elm City Stories knew more about HIV risk than those that played other video games, according to an oral abstract on a randomized control trial of 198 adolescents presented at the AIDS conference this week. The mean age of children in this trial was 13. The NIH-funded video game was developed […] (Source: mobihealthnews)

Africa: Heightened HIV Risk for People With Disabilities
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:02:40 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[IRIN]Melbourne -Inaccessible health services for people with disabilities (PWD), combined with social stigma and violence, contribute to high HIV risk - a gap that must be filled if the disabled are not to remain disproportionately vulnerable to HIV/AIDS, say health experts and activists. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)