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HIV, Singapore | HIV STD TESTING TREATMENT™ @beautysingapore_com: HIV (human immunodeficiency virus)
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
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: half 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.
Zeroing in on the Needs of Women and Young People – World AIDS Day 2013 - 01 December 2013
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 06:31:31 +0100 | UNFPA News
Today, as we mark World AIDS Day, we can point to significant progress in the global response to the epidemic on the road to reaching the goals of zero new infections, zero discrimination and zero AIDS-related deaths. Worldwide, the number of new HIV infections continues to fall, more people have access to antiretroviral treatment and, as a result, fewer people are dying of AIDS. (Source: UNFPA News)
Young Women and HIV in Guyana: Asserting their Right to Protect Themselves - 30 November 2013
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 06:31:31 +0100 | UNFPA News
On World AIDS Day 2013 , we report on Women Across Differences, a Guyanese grassroots organization that is empowering young women to protect themselves against HIV and early pregnancies, giving them the confidence to assert themselves in life-threatening situations. (Source: UNFPA News)
The outcome of tuberculosis treatment in subjects with chronic kidney disease in Brazil: a multinomial analysis
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 04:45:35 +0100 | Jornal Brasileiro de Pneumologia
CONCLUSIONS: Our data indicate the importance of sociodemographic characteristics for the diagnosis of tuberculosis in patients with CKD and underscore the need for tuberculosis control strategies targeting patients with chronic noncommunicable diseases, such as CKD. OBJETIVO: Analisar a associação de características clínicas e epidemiológicas de indivíduos com tuberculose e doença renal crônica (DRC) com os desfechos do tratamento da tuberculose no Brasil. MÉTODOS: Entre 2007 e 2011, foram selecionados indivíduos com DRC e tuberculose utilizando o Sistema de Informação de Agravos de Notificação do Ministério da Saúde do Brasil. Foram comparados os desfechos do tratamento da tuberculose com características clínicas e epidemiológicas dos pacientes por um modelo hierárqu...
HIV/aids care according to the perspective of healthcare providers
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 01:36:33 +0100 | Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da USP
Este estudo teve por objetivo compreender o cuidado as pessoas com HIV/aids, na perspectiva de profissionais de saúde, em Portugal. Foi desenvolvido através do método da história oral, de Thompson, com a participação de 22 profissionais de saúde. Os dados foram obtidos através de entrevista semiestruturada e analisados com base na perspectiva de coletânea de narrativas, propostas pelo autor com o apoio do programa QSR NVivo. Os aspectos éticos foram obedecidos ao longo do estudo. O cuidado foi agrupado em três dimensões: cognitiva, afetiva-relacional e técnico-instrumental. A dimensão cognitiva destacou-se no período da revelação do diagnóstico de HIV/aids e ao longo da evolução da doença. A dimensão afetivo-relacional foi transversal e valorizada em todo o processo, ...
[World Report] 2013 Prince Mahidol Award winners announced
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 00:15:06 +0100 | LANCET
This year the prestigious awards pay tribute to four people who have dedicated their careers to turning the tide against HIV/AIDS. David Holmes reports. (Source: LANCET)
'Pope as prevention'? Condom use by Catholics increased in five HIV endemic countries in sub-Saharan Africa during Pope Benedict XVI's Tenure: Erratum
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 23:46:06 +0100 | AIDS
No abstract available (Source: AIDS)
New AHRQ Tool to Assess Patient Education Materials
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 20:36:20 +0100 | NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has just released a new tool to help professionals choose more understandable and actionable materials – the Patient Education Materials Assessment Tool (PEMAT). Patient educational materials, such as brochures, medical instructions, and audiovisual aids, are often complex and lack clear information about what the patient is supposed […] (Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog)
Hoped-For AIDS Cures Fail In 2 Boston Patients
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:20:00 +0100 | NPR Health and Science
The only person known to have been cured of AIDS got a bone marrow transplant, so when two AIDS patients in Boston appeared to be free of the virus after transplants, scientists hoped they were cured, too. But the HIV virus has returned in both.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Hamba kahle Tata Nelson Mandela: MSF pays tribute to "the greatest humanitarian"
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 16:19:00 +0100 | MSF News
Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) extends heartfelt condolences to the Mandela family, South Africans and all those whose lives were touched by Nelson Mandela during his 95 years.
Gambia: NSGA Holds Inter-Schools Drama Competition On HIV/Aids Prevention
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 14:18:13 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[The Point]The Nova-Scotia Gambia Association, in collaboration with ActionAid International The Gambia, at the weekend held a daylong inter-schools drama competition on HIV/AIDS and life skills involving selected senior and upper basic schools in Region 5, at Armitage Senior Secondary School in Janjangbureh, Central River Region south. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)