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    HIV symptoms, Singapore (SG)
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 symptoms, Singapore (SG) | HIV STD TESTING SINGAPORE™

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HIV symptoms, Singapore (SG) | HIV STD TESTING SINGAPORE™ @singaporehiv_com: HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) symptoms/signs in men/women, Singapore. Private and confidential service. Definitions, references, and latest news.

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HIV symptoms which may present in acute HIV infection: These are nonspecific symptoms and can present with other infections; consequently, they are unreliable indicators of HIV infection.

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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: HIV symptoms, 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

Breaking Open Public Places: UNFPA Launches Coolibah - 21 July 2014
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:07:46 +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
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:07:46 +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)

The prevalence of transmitted HIV drug resistance among MSM in Anhui province, China.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:20:02 +0100 | AIDS Research and Therapy
CONCLUSIONS: In Anhui, CRF01_AE strains contributed to most of the HIV infections among MSM, and the prevalence of TDR was relatively low in this population. Further studies should be performed to evaluate the trend of TDR among MSM in Anhui and to inform first-line antiretroviral treatment.

Virologic outcomes of second-line antiretroviral therapy in Eastern European country of Georgia.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:20:02 +0100 | AIDS Research and Therapy
CONCLUSIONS: The study demonstrated favourable virological outcomes of the second-line ART in Georgia. Majority of patients, including IDUs, achieved sustained virological response over 36 month period. The findings highlight the need of improving adherence.

HIV Meds May Also Help Control Hepatitis C, Study Finds
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:00:00 +0100 | Fertility News - Doctors Lounge
For people infected with both viruses, early treatment is critical, researchers report (Source: Fertility News - Doctors Lounge)

South Africa: SA's Big HIV/Aids 2030 Plan
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:56:00 +0100 | AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine
[SAnews.gov.za]Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi says government has big plans to turn the tide on HIV/Aids by 2030, in line with the target set by delegates at the International Aids Conference in Australia. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)

Africa: U.S. Awards Another $500 Million to Achieve AIDS-Free Generation
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:50:41 +0100 | AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine
[State Department]Melbourne, Australia -More than $500 million in additional U.S. funding will support global HIV and AIDS response efforts with 19 partners. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)

Africa: Sex Workers Seek HIV Prevention
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:41:57 +0100 | AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine
[VOA]A new series in the medical journal The Lancet says achieving an AIDS-free generation will not be possible unless the human rights of sex workers are recognized. Researchers say sex workers face violence and discrimination and are not able to access the care, treatment and prevention measures they need. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)

On the Evolution of AIDS/HIV Treatment: An Optimal Control Approach.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:15:03 +0100 | Current HIV Research
Authors: Biswas HA

Expression Profiles of Endogenous Retroviral Envelopes in Macaca Mulatta (Rhesus Monkey)
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:01:37 +0100 | AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses
AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses , Vol. 0, No. 0. (Source: AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses)