HIV Prevention, KH / Cambodia | HIV STD TESTING TREATMENT™
HIV Prevention, KH / Cambodia | HIV STD TESTING TREATMENT™ @beautykh_com: HIV transmission/infection prevention treatment
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
Tel: (+65) 6100 7446
Fax: (+65) 6449 7446
24hr Answering Tel: (+65) 6333 5550
Web: HIV Prevention, KH / Cambodia
| 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: half 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.
Note: If the clinic attendance is only for the HIV rapid test, then consultation fees are not added.
Red Cross Bay Area names new CEO
Wed, 22 May 2013 20:16:56 +0100 | bizjournals.com Health Care:Hospitals headlines
San Francisco Foundation’s Mark Cloutier has been named CEO of the American Red Cross Bay Area Chapter.
Viral Infectivity Factor: A Novel Therapeutic Strategy to Block HIV-1 Replication.
Wed, 22 May 2013 18:45:02 +0100 | Mini Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry
Authors: Yang G, Xiong X
Vaginal Microbicides to Reduce the Risk of HIV AcquisitionVaginal Microbicides to Reduce the Risk of HIV Acquisition
Wed, 22 May 2013 16:00:00 +0100 | Medscape Today Headlines
How effective are vaginal microbicides in preventing sexual acquisition of HIV in women? BMC Infectious Diseases (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Increasing HIV Testing Among Male Partners of Pregnant WomenIncreasing HIV Testing Among Male Partners of Pregnant Women
Wed, 22 May 2013 16:00:00 +0100 | Medscape Today Headlines
Couple-oriented posttest HIV counseling may increase HIV testing in the male partners of HIV-infected pregnant women. AIDS (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Recognition of Portuguese sentences lists test in silence and noise versus benefits for children and teenagers using hearing aids
Tue, 21 May 2013 07:15:14 +0100 | Revista CEFAC
CONCLUSION: although statistically significant correlation has not been verified between the results obtained using two assessment instruments, through the Portuguese Sentences Lists Test, the individuals had improvement in the performance of speech recognition, using the hearing aids, both in quiet and in noise, and in response to the questionnaire, the subjects reported benefit with the use of sound amplification. (Source: Revista CEFAC)
CrowdOutAIDS: crowdsourcing youth perspectives for action
Tue, 21 May 2013 01:17:33 +0100 | Reproductive Health Matters
This article describes the participatory approach of using social media and crowdsourcing solutions to integrate youth perspectives into strategy and policy processes. In these forums, youth consistently identified the need to change the way sex and relationships are dealt with through changing how sex is talked about, putting comprehensive sexuality education in place, and overcoming social and cultural taboos. The outcome document recommended three major priorities: dispel taboos surrounding sex and sexuality, eliminate stigma and discrimination against young people living with HIV, and remove social and legal barriers. Six strategic actions were also recommended: strengthen young people's skills for effective leadership, ensure full youth participation in the AIDS response, increase acc...
Domestic violence and the adolescent that was infected with HIV through vertical transmission: analysis of protection and vulnerability factors - Barros AC, Bastos OM, Pone MV, Deslandes SF.
Tue, 21 May 2013 01:15:35 +0100 | SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated)
The scope of this study was to analyze protection and vulnerability factors in physical and psychological domestic violence among adolescents infected with HIV/AIDS through vertical transmission. This group is especially susceptible as they have vulnerabil... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Clinical Pointers on Rapid Home-Use HIV TestingClinical Pointers on Rapid Home-Use HIV Testing
Mon, 20 May 2013 16:02:34 +0100 | Medscape Today Headlines
Clinicians need to know what advice to give patients about the use of in-home HIV tests. CDC Expert Commentary (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
15 thoughts on eliminating neglected tropical diseases
Mon, 20 May 2013 12:31:00 +0100 | Guardian Unlimited Science
We summarise the points made by a live chat panel on how the global health community can work towards eliminating NTDsDr Paul Emerson, trachoma control programme director, The Carter Centre, Atlanta, USANTDs aren't as remote or obscure as many think: Trachoma and worms used to be endemic to the US and Europe, but were eliminated through improvements in hygiene, sanitation and access to medical care. NTDs still affect billions of people in the world, so the global NTD conversation needs to focus on how and why NTDs are keeping the bottom billion at the bottom.Build local support by involving community leaders: Involving trusted community leaders and members is critical to building local support for NTD interventions. For example, in trachoma-endemic communities, women who have undergone eye...
HIV-Testing In Emergency Departments Can Be Increased Through Peer-Referral Programs
Mon, 20 May 2013 08:00:00 +0100 | Health News from Medical News Today
Researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC) have found that incorporating a peer-referral program for HIV testing into emergency departments can reach new groups of high-risk patients and brings more patients into the hospital for testing. Co-author and assistant professor of emergency medicine Michael Lyons, MD, says public health officials study multiple approaches to increasing early diagnosis of HIV. These approaches include a recent emphasis on expanding testing in health care centers, particularly emergency departments (EDs) that treat disadvantaged, at-risk populations... (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)