Sat Aug 23 03:37:56 SGT 2014  
SINGAPORE
SEXUAL
HEALTH™
    Sexual health treatment, Singapore (SG)
HIV SEXUAL HEALTH 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

Sexual health treatment, Singapore (SG) | HIV SEXUAL HEALTH TESTING SINGAPORE™

Summary

Sexual health treatment, Singapore (SG) | HIV SEXUAL HEALTH TESTING SINGAPORE™ @singaporesexualhealth_com: Sexual health treatment, Singapore. Private and confidential service. Definitions, references, and latest news.

Description

Sexual Health Treatment

Disease Treatment Vaccine
Bacterial
Syphilis Benzathine penicillin injection
Gonorrhoea (UK)
Gonorrhea (US)
Ceftriaxone injection
Chlamydia infection Doxycycline or
Azithromycin orally
Protozoal
Trichomoniasis Metronidazole or
Tinidazole orally
Fungal
Candidiasis
(Yeast infection)
Fluconazole orally, and
Clotrimazole pessaries in females
Viral
HIV infection HIV prevention
HIV PEP (post-exposure prophylaxis)
Hepatitis B Hepatitis B vaccine
Genital herpes Aciclovir/Acyclovir
Genital warts Liquid nitrogen cryosurgery HPV vaccine
- Gardasil®
- Cervarix®
Molluscum contagiosum Liquid nitrogen cryosurgery
Parasitic
Pubic lice
Scabies

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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: Sexual health treatment, Singapore (SG)
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

Tanzania: Mkapa Foundation On HIV/Aids Focuses On 15 Districts
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:53:18 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Daily News]THE Benjamin William Mkapa HIV/AIDS Foundation (BMAF) through its Mkapa Fellows Project is targeting to improve HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis health service delivery to fifteen districts in Rukwa, Shinyanga, Simiyu, Kagera and Zanzibar . (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Zimbabwe: Condom Use Up
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:50:58 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[The Herald]The use of condoms increased by 22 percent in the past two decades owing largely to behavioural change, says Population Services International. PSI country director Mrs Louisa Norman said the increase in condom use had contributed to the decline in HIV prevalence rate. She was speaking at the launch of the new protector plus condom "New Man" by Health and Child care Minister Dr David Parirenyatwa in Harare on Wednesday. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Uganda: HIV Law - President Museveni Under Fire
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:27:47 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Observer]Even after the presidential assent, health rights civil society organisations want amendments to the contentious provisions in the 2014 HIV Prevention and Control Act. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Low Prospects and High Risk: Structural Determinants of Health Associated with Sexual Risk Among Young African American Women Residing in Resource-Poor Communities in the South.
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:23:04 +0100 | American Journal of Community Psychology
This study examines the association between high-risk sexual behavior and structural determinants of sexual health among a sample of young African American women. 237 young African American women (16-19 years old) from economically disadvantaged neighborhoods in North Carolina were enrolled into a randomized trial testing the efficacy of an adapted HIV/STI prevention intervention. Logistic regression analyses predicted the likelihood that young women reporting lack of food at home, homelessness and low future prospects would also report sexual risk behaviors. Young women reporting a lack of food at home (22 %), homelessness (27 %), and low perceived education/employment prospects (19 %) had between 2.2 and 4.7 times the odds as those not reporting these risk factors of reporting multip...

South Africa: Presentations - South Africa's HIV, TB Investment Case
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:48:39 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Health-e]Experts' presentations on South Africa's HIV "investment case" made at a July consultation organised by the country's national AIDS council. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Nigeria: Ondo Intensifies Fight Against HIV/Aids
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 05:11:46 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Daily Independent]Ondo State Agency for the Control of AIDS (ODSACA) has commenced training on Minimum Prevention Intervention Packages and District Head Information System (MPIP/DHIS) for Civil Society Organisations, Executive Directors, Line Ministries Focal persons, Monitoring and Evaluation Officers of State Action Committee on AIDS and Service Support Organisations. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Zambia: PMTCT Real Life Story
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:43:44 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Times of Zambia]THE pain of living through the loss of three children, was enough to discourage Constance Mudenda from ever contemplating parenting! (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Malawi: Kapito Condemns ARV Misuse
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:43:15 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Malawi News Agency]Blantyre -Renowned human rights activist and Consumer Association of Malawi (CAMA) Executive Director, John Kapito has described the misuse of antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) recently reported in the media as disappointing. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Zimbabwe: Zimbabwean Government Takes Action Against Increasing Rape
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:19:03 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Key Correspondents]Every year, more than 3,000 young girls are raped in Zimbabwe - often by members of their own families. With the number of cases increasing, Zimbabwe's government has launched a national campaign to tackle the issue, which is causing great trauma and new HIV infections. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Kenya: Cultural Practices Blamed for HIV-Aids Spread
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:42:54 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[The Star]OUTDATED cxultural practices are to blame for the spread of HIV-Aids among the Luo community, an NGO has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)