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    HIV, Hong Kong
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, Hong Kong | HIV STD TESTING SINGAPORE™

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HIV, Hong Kong | HIV STD TESTING SINGAPORE™ @beautyhongkong_net: HIV (human immunodeficiency virus)

Keywords: Hiv Hong Kong, Hong Kong Hiv, Hiv.

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Services

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
Singapore 460168
Tel: (+65) 6446 7446
Fax: (+65) 6449 7446
24hr Answering Tel: (+65) 6333 5550
Web: HIV, Hong Kong
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

Large-Scale HIV Test-and-Treat Strategy ViableLarge-Scale HIV Test-and-Treat Strategy Viable
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:15:38 +0100 | Medscape Today Headlines
A large-scale trial in which residents are offered HIV testing and treatment is feasible at a population level. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)

Hormonal Contraceptives Don't Increase HIV Risk, Study FindsHormonal Contraceptives Don't Increase HIV Risk, Study Finds
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:00:06 +0100 | Medscape Today Headlines
Contraceptives Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)

'HIV drugs boost' SA life expectancy
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:09:18 +0100 | BBC News | Health | UK Edition
Life expectancy in South Africa has increased dramatically over the last decade mainly thanks to life-saving Aids drugs, a government report says. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)

HIV drugs 'boost SA life expectancy'
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:09:18 +0100 | BBC News | Health | UK Edition
Life expectancy in South Africa has increased dramatically over the last decade mainly thanks to life-saving Aids drugs, a government report says. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)

This won't be AIDS-free generation
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:34:30 +0100 | CNN.com - Health
He was just 18 years old when he got the news. It was the summer before his senior year in high school. (Source: CNN.com - Health)

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

Impact of community-based interventions on HIV knowledge, attitudes, and transmission
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Epidemiologic Perspectives and Innovations
This paper evaluates the impact of community based delivery if interventions on HIV knowledge, attitudes, and transmission. Findings suggest that community based interventions to increase HIV awareness and risk reduction interventions are effective in improving knowledge scores for HIV/AIDS, protected sexual encounters, increased condom use and decreasing frequency of sexual intercourse. Image: Community based delivery of ART for HIV. (Source: Epidemiologic Perspectives and Innovations)