Wed Sep 3 14:57:25 SGT 2014  
SINGAPORE
SEXUALHEALTH™
    Hiv
SINGAPORE SEXUALHEALTH™
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 SEXUALHEALTH™

Summary

Hiv | SINGAPORE SEXUALHEALTH™ @singaporesexualhealth_com: , Singapore. Private & confidential service.

Advertisement: Come to sunny Singapore to have your testing and treatment. Singapore Ministry of Health registered general practice (GP) clinic:
SHIM CLINIC
SINGAPORE SEXUALHEALTH™
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 SEXUALHEALTH™
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.

Description

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

The link between CD8+ T-cell antigen-sensitivity and HIV-suppressive capacity depends on HLA restriction, target epitope and viral isolate: Erratum
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:11:39 +0100 | AIDS
No abstract available (Source: AIDS)

South Africa: Shortage of Drug That Prevents Babies From Getting HIV
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:36:07 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[GroundUp]The National Department of Health (NDoH) has sent out a circular nationally to all doctors, nurses and pharmacists informing them of a shortage of a paediatric anti-AIDS drug called nevirapine, used to prevent HIV infection in the newborn children of mothers with HIV. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

South Sudan: One Child's Story of Living With HIV in a South Sudan Camp
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:33:21 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Key Correspondents]Puack, aged 4, is living with HIV and has been under the care of his stepmother Martha since his mother died of AIDS in 2012. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Single pill 'aids heart patients'
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:02:00 +0100 | Nursing Times Breaking News
Heart attack survivors given multiple pills instead of one are less likely to follow treatment regimes - putting themselves at risk of a repeat attack, a new study suggests. (Source: Nursing Times Breaking News)

Nigeria: Agency Intensifies HIV/Aids Awareness Campaign in Nasarawa
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 04:37:32 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Daily Independent]Lafia -Nasarawa State AIDS Control Agency (NASACA) has commenced what it described as a "10-day intensive house -to- house campaign" on HIV/AIDS in the state that is targeting about half a million sexually active persons. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Genders of patients and clinicians and their effect on shared decision making: a participant-level meta-analysis
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making - Latest articles
Conclusions:

Label-free probe of TAT peptide binding to vesicles [Biophysics and Computational Biology]
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
The transacting activator of transduction (TAT) protein plays a key role in the progression of AIDS. Studies have shown that a +8 charged sequence of amino acids in the protein, called the TAT peptide, enables the TAT protein to penetrate cell membranes. To probe mechanisms of binding and translocation of... (Source: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences)

Africa: Global Fund News Flash - Issue 48
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:01:59 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Global Fund]Better Concept Notes, More Effective Funding (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Kenya: First Lady Urges Homa Bay to Fight HIV-Aids
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:23:15 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[The Star]FIRST lady Margaret Kenyatta has urged fishermen and fishmongers to change their lifestyles in order to stop the spread of HIV-Aids. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Uganda: Universal Net Campaign Completed in Uganda, With US, UK and Global Fund Support
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:51:22 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Global Fund]Kampala -The U.S. Government, the United Kingdom (U.K.) Government and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria sealed their commitment to the fight against malaria in Uganda today by finalizing their contribution to the Government of Uganda's Universal Coverage Campaign. Over 22 million long-lasting insecticide-treated nets (LLINs) for malaria prevention were distributed under the campaign, the largest universal coverage campaign worldwide, which began in the eastern part of the country and extended (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)