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Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Clinic & Testing, Singapore - Shim Clinic
Shim Clinic is a human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) clinic in Singapore, with a doctor specially focused on HIV testing, diagnosis and treatment. HIV infections occur after unprotected sex, like a condom break, slip or if no condom was used. Consultations are private & confidential.
Our clinic specializes in men’s sexual health and various sexually transmitted diseases including the dreadful HIV. You can just walk-in and get the HIV tests done, there is no need for any appointment. The tests conducted by us produce accurate results. We provide treatment if your medical results turn out to be positive for HIV. Visit our clinic based in Singapore to get timely detection of HIV and be guided by our highly experienced team of doctors.
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Latest NewsPrEP Drug'Could Prevent 1 in 4 HIV Infections'PrEP Drug'Could Prevent 1 in 4 HIV Infections '
Tue, 24 Oct 2017 01:19:43 +0800 | Medscape Medical News Headlines
A drug that can reduce the risk of HIV infection among men who have sex with men would save the NHS money in the long-term, a study has found.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
The Act Against AIDS Initiative at a Glance
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 20:14:58 +0800 | PHPartners.org
CDC's Act Against AIDS (AAA) initiative consists of several concurrent HIV prevention campaigns and projects that use mass media (TV, radio, newspapers, magazines, and the Internet) to deliver important HIV prevention messages to a variety of audiences in the US. Fact sheet outlines these campaigns. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Pollution Kills Three Times More Than AIDS, TB And Malaria Combined [Infographic]
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 19:25:00 +0800 | Forbes.com Healthcare News
According to research published in The Lancet last week, polluted air, water and soil caused nine million premature deaths across the globe in 2015. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Upcoming HHS Live Event Webcast
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 19:00:45 +0800 | NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog
Watch the live webcast of Hidden Casualties:The Consequences of the Opioid Epidemic on the Spread of Infectious Disease on October 23, from 10:00-11:30 am ET at https://www.hhs.gov/LIVE. This presentation will provide an overview on how the opioid epidemic has led to increases in opioid use disorders, injection drug use, overdose deaths, and infectious diseases. Speakers include: Don Wright, MD, MPH, Acting Assistant Secretary for Health Rear Adm. Jonathan Mermin, MD, MPH, Director, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Vice Adm. Jerome Adams, MD, MPH, Surgeon General Richard Wolitski, PhD, Director, Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy Capt. Christopher M. Jones, PharmD, MPH, Associate Deputy Assis...
Tanzania:South African Lawyers Arrested Dar for 'Promoting Homosexuality' Being Held 'Illegally'
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 18:20:57 +0800 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[News24Wire] The two South Africans arrested for "promoting homosexuality" in Tanzania last week were being held in the country's prisons "illegally", the Initiative for Strategic Litigation in Africa (ISLA) said on Monday. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Tanzania:Over 40m Infected With HIV in Two Decades - Govt
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:42:36 +0800 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Citizen] Dodoma -The number of Tanzanians who are turning out for voluntary counseling and testing for HIV/Aids has increased from 1,898 in 1997 to 42, 021,146 by June, this year. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Tanzania:U.S. Aids Relief Body Targets Over 1,2 Million People
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:40:29 +0800 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Citizen] In October last year, Tanzania launched an ambitious strategy known as "Test and Treat," to curtail HIV/Aids. The country aims at putting on ARV treatment everyone found to be HIV-positive, regardless of their CD4 count. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Innovation for Climate-Smart Agriculture Key to Ending Hunger in Kenya
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:15:32 +0800 | IPS Inter Press Service - Health
Vaccination of live stock in Samburu County, Kenya. Credit: @FAO/LUIS TATOBy Siddharth ChatterjeeNAIROBI, Kenya , Oct 23 2017 (IPS)Some parts of Kenya are reeling from the effects of probably the worst drought in the last 20 years. With nearly 3.4 million people food insecure, Kenya’s food security prognosis looks gloomy, with climate change and natural resource depletion set to pose even greater risks in the long term. Rising temperatures and unpredicatble rainy seasons could destroy crop yield gains made in the recent past, and the threats of extreme weather such as flooding, drought and pests becoming more real. These will make production more difficult and spike food prices, hurting the prospects of reaching SDG 2 on ending hunger.Already, many countries in Africa have seen a decline...
Retention in Medical Care Among Insured Children With HIV Retention in Medical Care Among Insured Children With HIV
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 11:14:40 +0800 | Medscape Today Headlines
Are children with diagnosed HIV infection receiving the recommended frequency of medical care?Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Georgia lawmaker, wife of ex-HHS Secretary Tom Price, asks about quarantining HIV patients
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 10:06:29 +0800 | Washington Post: To Your Health
A Georgia state lawmaker, who is married to former U.S. health and human services secretary Tom Price, has drawn criticism for suggesting that people with HIV be quarantined to stop the spread of the virus, recalling language used in an earlier era when AIDS was little understood. “What are we legally able to do? I don’t want […]Related:U.S. abortion rate fell 25 percent from 2008 to 2014; one in four women have an abortionState laws have reduced concussion risks in high school kids, study findsCutting-edge immunotherapy treatment approved for another deadly cancer (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
|HIV PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis)
– Stop HIV infection before exposure
– Hepatitis vaccine
– HPV vaccine
|STD / HIV exposure||
No condom / Condom broke / Condom slip
|0-72 hours||HIV PEP (post-exposure prophylaxis)
– Stop HIV infection after exposure
|STD testing *
– Screening test
– to look for asymptomatic infections
– from previous exposures
|2 weeks||HIV DNA Test|
|1 month||HIV 4th Generation Test
– SD Bioline HIV Ag/Ab Combo
– Fingerprick blood sampling.
– 20 minutes to results
|3 months||HIV 3rd Generation Test
– OraQuick® HIV-1/2 Antibody
– Oral fluid or
– Fingerprick blood sampling.
– 20 minutes to results
|STD testing *
– Full & comprehensive
– diagnostic test
– to look for current infections
|Watch for||HIV Symptoms||STD Symptoms|
|If infected||HIV Treatment||STD Treatment||Abortion|
* Males: Do not urinate for at least 4 hours before arriving.
* Females: testing is more accurate when you are not menstruating.