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    STD, Isle of Man
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

STD, Isle of Man | HIV STD TESTING SINGAPORE™

Summary

STD, Isle of Man | HIV STD TESTING SINGAPORE™ @beautyisleofman_com: STD in men/women, screening/diagnosis, testing/check, treatment clinic, Isle of Man - Private and confidential service. Definitions, references, and latest news.

Keywords: Std Isle of Man, Isle of Man Std, Std.

Description

STD classification and terminology
  • Sexually transmitted disease (STD) - refers only to infections that are causing symptoms.
  • Sexually transmitted infection (STI) - refers to infection with any germ that can cause an STD, even if the infected person has no symptoms.
  • Venereal disease (VD) - term used before the 1990s.
  • Genitourinary medicine (GUM) is an expanding specialty which is primarily related to the treatment and prevention of sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
  • Sexual health is a state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being in relation to sexuality; it is not merely the absence of disease, dysfunction or infirmity. Sexual health requires a positive and respectful approach to sexuality and sexual relationships, as well as the possibility of having pleasurable and safe sexual experiences, free of coercion, discrimination and violence. For sexual health to be attained and maintained, the sexual rights of all persons must be respected, protected and fulfilled.
Venereal | Genitourinary | Urogenital | Genital | Sexual | Sex

References


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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

Nigeria: 'HIV/Aids On the Decline in Zamfara'
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:33:50 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Leadership]HIV/AIDS is "now fast on the decline in Zamfara state", the Commissioner of Information, Alhaji Ibrahim Birnin-Magaji has disclosed. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Tanzania: Knowledge Crucial in Preventing Mother-to-Child HIV/Aids Transmission
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:08:08 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Daily News]LACK of access to knowledge among mothers in the country is one among the main setbacks in preventing motherto- child transmission of HIV/ AIDS, the Country Director of Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) Dr Joroen Bosch says. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Zimbabwe: Male Circumcision Up in Midlands
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:25:49 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[New Zimbabwe]THE National Aids Council (NAC) has said more men are undergoing voluntary male circumcision in the Midlands province as the group steps up its fight against HIV and Aids. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Zimbabwe: Live-in Girlfriend Conceals HIV Status
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 06:54:29 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[The Herald]A Chitungwiza woman allegedly lived with her boyfriend for 13 years without revealing to him that she was on anti-retroviral therapy as she is HIV positive.This emerged at the Chitungwiza Magistrates' Court on Thursday when the 46-year-old man appeared before Mr Musaiona Shortgame charged with threats to murder and malicious damage to property. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Nigeria: Celebrating the Triumph of Intellectual Prowess Over Vision Challenge
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 04:31:47 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Daily Independent]It is certainly sure that most of those who have been reading my column for many years now don't have the slightest idea that this columnist is one without any vision. That is to say, he is vision challenged. To many, it will be an astonishing thing to hear because letting the cat of the cage throw open several questions. How does he write: how does he read to write: and of course so many questions and why the story now? (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Online service helps users learn and share their STD-status
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 21:52:36 +0100 | Reuters: Health
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People being tested for sexually transmitted diseases can now use their computers or iPhones to quickly get the results, and experts hope this easy access will make them more likely to honestly share their STD status with their partners. (Source: Reuters: Health)

Zambia: Chikanta Chiefdom Fights HIV/Aids
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:15:44 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Times of Zambia]WITH the cure for HIV/AIDS still elusive, it is clear that the fight against the pandemic cannot be restricted to one group but all people have a role to play in stopping it. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Uganda: Health Workers Held Over Fake HIV Results
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:07:05 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[Observer]Police in Luweero recently arrested two laboratory attendants on suspicion of issuing fake 'HIV-negative' test results to a client. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Zimbabwe: Woman Acquitted of Wilfully Transmitting HIV
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:59:32 +0100 | AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs
[The Herald]A Chitungwiza woman who was arraigned before the courts by her ex-husband over allegations that she deliberately infected him with HIV was on Monday acquitted of the charges. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)

Receipt of reproductive health services among sexually experienced persons aged 15--19 years --- national survey of family growth, United States, 2006--2010.
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | MMWR Surveill Summ
Authors: Tyler CP, Warner L, Gavin L, Barfield W