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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.

Kaposi's sarcoma Remember, there is no HIV cure.

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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
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 05:58:01 +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
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 05:58:01 +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)

Computer‐assisted reading intervention with a phonics approach for children using cochlear implants or hearing aids
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Scandinavian Journal of Psychology
The present study examined computer‐assisted reading intervention with a phonics approach for deaf and hard of hearing (DHH) children in Sweden using cochlear implants or hearing aids, or a combination of both. The study included 48 children, 5, 6 and 7 years of age. Sixteen children with normal hearing (NH) served as a reference group. The first purpose of the study was to compare NH and DHH children's reading ability at pre and post‐intervention. The second purpose was to investigate effects of the intervention. Cognitive and demographic factors were analyzed in relation to reading improvement. Results showed no statistically significant difference for reading ability at the group level, although NH children showed overall higher reading scores at both test points. Age comparisons r...

The RAB5‐GEF Function o f RIN1 Regulates Multiple Steps During Listeria monocytogenes Infection
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Traffic
Abstract

The provision of aids and adaptations, risk assessments, and incident reporting and recording procedures in relation to injury prevention for adults with intellectual disabilities: cohort study
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:45:31 +0100 | Journal of Intellectual Disability Research
ConclusionMore work is needed to better understand, and more fully incorporate, best practice injury prevention measures into routine support planning for adults with IDs within a positive risk‐taking and risk reduction framework. (Source: Journal of Intellectual Disability Research)

Africa: New Tools Released to Help Countries Put Women and Girls At the Center of Their Concept Notes
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:07:47 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[GFO]A failure to integrate gender-specific interventions has resulted in concept notes being returned to some countries (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Wnt/β-catenin aids in regulating the proliferation of hepG2 cells mediated by thy-1.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:45:02 +0100 | Genetics and Molecular Research
Authors: Cheng BQ, Jiang Y, Zhu Q, Lin WG

Breaking Open Public Places: UNFPA Launches Coolibah - 21 July 2014
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:36:28 +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, 31 Jul 2014 15:36:28 +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)

South Africa: Cosatu Condemns SANDF's Discrimination Against People With HIV
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:42:14 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[COSATU]The Congress of South African Trade Unions is shocked that the SA National Defence Force has cancelled the contracts of two women recruits because they tested HIV-positive. They have challenged the decision and taken the SANDF to court. The judge's verdict is awaited. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)