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    Hepatitis B, Jamaica
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

Hepatitis B, Jamaica

Summary

Hepatitis B, Jamaica @hepatitisb_biz: Hepatitis B symptoms in men/women, screening/diagnosis, testing/check and treatment, Jamaica - Private and confidential service.

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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: Hepatitis B, Jamaica
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

Nigeria: 20 Million Infected With Hepatitis - Expert
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:53:24 +0100 | AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine
[Independent]Benin -A medical expert and former Chairman of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Edo State chapter, Philip Ugbodaga, on Monday, declared that about 20 million (12 per cent) Nigerians are currently infected with hepatitis B and C. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)

FibroTest/Fibrosure for Liver Fibrosis and Cirrhosis in HBVFibroTest/Fibrosure for Liver Fibrosis and Cirrhosis in HBV
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:13:02 +0100 | Medscape Today Headlines
How accurate and effective are noninvasive alternatives like FibroTest/Fibrosure in determining the extent of liver fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis B? The American Journal of Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)

Watchdog issues standard to cut spread of hepatitis B
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | OnMedica Latest News
NICE guidance says testing should be offered in GP practicesRelated items from OnMedicaTarget IV drug users early to stop hepatitis CUK hep C hospital admissions, transplants, and deaths have all risenGPs should administer Hep C therapy, says WHOHepatitis B vaccination (Source: OnMedica Latest News)

Randomized trial of autologous bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells transplantation for hepatitis B virus cirrhosis: Regulation of Treg/Th17 cells
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
ConclusionABMSCs transplantation was effective in improving liver function in patients with HBV‐LC, which was mediated, at least in part, through the regulation of Treg/Th17 cell balance. (Source: Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology)

Clinical Outcomes of Hepatitis B Virus Co‐infection in a United States Cohort of Hepatitis C Virus‐infected Patients
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Hepatology
In conclusion, we found that while only a small number of HCV patients were co‐infected with HBV, patients with documented HBV viremia were at a significantly higher risk for cirrhosis, HCC, and overall death than HCV mono‐infected patients. Absence of HBV replication was associated with a clinical course similar to that of HCV mono‐infected patients. (Hepatology 2014;) (Source: Hepatology)

India has the second highest number of Hepatitis B infected
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:16:23 +0100 | The Economic Times
Every year, nearly 600,000 patients die from HBV infection in the region but the govt doesnt yet have national policies relating to screening and referral. (Source: The Economic Times)

Gateway to care campaign: a public health initiative to reduce the burden of hepatitis B in Haimen City, China
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | BioMed Central
Conclusions:

A one-tube multiplexed colorimetric strategy based on plasmonic nanoparticles combined with non-negative matrix factorization.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 18:35:37 +0100 | Talanta
Authors: Liu Y, Fang W, Wu Z, Zhou G, Yi W, Zhou X, Shen A, Hu J

Progress Toward Prevention of Transfusion-Transmitted Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Infection — Sub-Saharan Africa, 2000–2011
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 02:36:36 +0100 | CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
(Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)

National, regional, state, and selected local area vaccination coverage among adolescents aged 13-17 years - United States, 2013.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl...
This report summarizes the results of that analysis, which show that from 2012 to 2013, coverage increased for each of the vaccines routinely recommended for adolescents: from 84.6% to 86.0% for ≥1 Tdap dose; from 74.0% to 77.8% for ≥1 MenACWY dose; from 53.8% to 57.3% for ≥1 HPV dose among females, and from 20.8% to 34.6% for ≥1 HPV dose among males. Coverage varied by state and local jurisdictions and by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) region. Healthy People 2020 vaccination targets for adolescents aged 13-15 years were reached in 42 states for ≥1 Tdap dose, 18 for ≥1 MenACWY dose, and 11 for ≥2 varicella doses. No state met the target for ≥3 HPV doses.¶ Use of patient reminder and recall systems, immunization information systems, coverage assessment a...