Tue Sep 23 12:19:03 SGT 2014  
GENITOURINARY
    Genitourinary
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

Genitourinary

Summary

Genitourinary @genitourinary_org: Genitourinary symptoms in men/women, screening/diagnosis, testing/check and treatment, - Private and confidential service.

Keywords: Genitourinary.

Description

Advertisement: Come to sunny Singapore to have your testing and treatment. Singapore Ministry of Health registered general practice (GP) clinic:
SHIM CLINIC
HIV STD TESTING TREATMENT™
168 Bedok South Avenue 3 #01-473
Singapore 460168
Tel: (+65) 6446 7446
Fax: (+65) 6449 7446
24hr Answering Tel: (+65) 6333 5550
Web: Genitourinary
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.

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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.

Location reference


Latest News

USPSTF Recommends Screening for STIs, Behavioral Counseling (FREE)
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Physician's First Watch current issue
By Amy Orciari Herman

USPSTF: Screen Women for STDs (CME/CE)
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 23:13:01 +0100 | MedPage Today Infectious Disease
(MedPage Today) -- All sexually active young women should be screened for both chlamydia and gonorrhea, according to the USPSTF. (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)

All schools should consider offering STD tests during lessons, say public health experts
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:00:35 +0100 | Telegraph Health
Schemes which offer children tests for sexually transmitted diseases in the classroom should be expanded nationally, if they work, says the Royal Society for Public Health (Source: Telegraph Health)

Africa: Beating the virus. Stories about HIV in Zimbabwe
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:55:18 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[MSF]Lindani, ZA -Six neighbours from the same village, all of them HIV-positive and stable patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART) - the treatment that manages to keep the virus in check - take turns to go and pick up their medicines: every month, one of them goes to the hospital in everyone's name. This is the essence of the so-called Community ART Groups (CAG), a simple, inexpensive initiative benefiting both members of the group and health facilities, started by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in 2013 in T (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Namibia: A Passionate Volunteer for HIV/Aids Education
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:15:48 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[New Era]Windhoek -Twenty-eight-year-old Maria Makuni Mandondo who lives and works in Musese, a village about 85 kilometres west of Rundu, is making an impact in the lives of communities in the area. She works as a field officer for the Development Aid from People to People (DAPP) and Total Control of the Epidemic (TCE). (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Tanzania: Tanzania Regions Asked Not to Let Up on Aids
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:28:05 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[EA Business]Njombe, Tanzania -Tanzania's regional authorities have been asked to set aside money in their annual strategic plans to curb the spread of the HIV/Aids. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Zimbabwe: Govt to Scale Up Anti-Retroviral Therapy Services
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:55:45 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Key Correspondents]Zimbabwe's Ministry of Health and Child Care has announced plans to scale up anti-retroviral therapy services by the end of 2014, amid concerns over the current huge deficit. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

News from Annals of Internal Medicine tip sheet -- Sept. 23, 2014
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:00:00 +0100 | EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases
(American College of Physicians) The Sept. 24, 2014, issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine includes the following articles: 'USPSTF publishes two new recommendations on preventing sexually transmitted infections' and 'New mosquito-borne infection may spread in United States.' (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)

Malawi: Dowa Ready for HTC Week
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 03:44:16 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Malawi News Agency]Dowa -Dowa district is ready for HIV Testing and Counseling week (HTC)schedule for 22nd to 26th September 2014. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Zimbabwe: Man Hangs Self Over Nagging STI
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:49:09 +0100 | AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine
[New Zimbabwe]A 31-YEAR-OLD man from Gutu in Masvingo hanged himself on a tree after he failed to raise money to treat a nagging sexually transmitted illness (STI). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)