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... You can eat lightly till about 11 p.m. the night before and yes, water is fine. My Dr. always tells me to even drink a glass of water before going down for the blood work, it helps to hydrate you. ... (1 replies)
Fasting time???
Jan 30, 2006
... I was always told to fast for 12 hours. It usually will say on your order for blood work. I recently had a lipid panel done. The good and bad cholesterol were in ideal range, as well as total cholesterol. ... (3 replies)
... emotional stress but is good otherwise. I think that whatever it was that caused it to go high to begin with has cleared up since they pumped me full of blood thinners and drano. I also must of had a touch of the flu since I had been running a temp. and was nauseated. ... (17 replies)

... Can I drink water? (1 replies)
... When you are digesting your food, your blood has all kinds of hormones and such running through it in order to move all the energy from these foods around your body. ... (3 replies)
... lipid levels. In any case you would not want to be in dehydrated state for any blood work. ... (10 replies)
... ess plaque then the general population..not to say combined with bad eating habits and over weight and other bad lifesyle isnt a problme.. but i think ur asking for more problem if u stop maybe just cut back to 10 or less drinks per week.. ... (18 replies)
... I don't look 260 but I am... About 3 years ago I applied for insurance... The insurance company did a blood work and my numbrs were WAY up..off the charts... I attributed that to eating before and not fasting before blood work. So I went to my Dr. ... (5 replies)
... Hi there, I am new to the world of high cholesterol and am looking for some advice. I am a 39 yr old woman, overweight, with high blood pressure and type II diabetes. ... (1 replies)
... your body was not meant to be swelled up.. but duing injury there is a purpose for it and infact it is necessary.... there is a very fine line between your body compensating for something it needs and having too much of somthing.. ... (18 replies)
... am seeing a surgeon this Thursday about that. I called the doctor today because my left arm has become quite sore, like I have been out mowing or weed whacking for the first time in the spring! ... (41 replies)
... hrs., and also try and eat a lite meal the night before, and eat early. Drink nothing but water during your fasting time. ... (11 replies)
... Test often...about every 8 weeks until blood work gives you an HDL to total cholesterol ratio of at least 3.5 or less. Push yourself and your doc...remember, he works for you. ... (21 replies)
... blood glucose, clotting factors and blood levels of antioxidants. ... (31 replies)
Fasting time???
Jan 30, 2006
... The reason for fasting before a lipid panel is that a measure of triglycerides is a part of that panel and is needed in calculating your TC. ... (3 replies)
... hours before your blood test definitely affects Triglycerides to the point that the triglyceride count is almost useless. ... (7 replies)
... one out... what is printed is wrong. Makes no sense. And the standards seem very messed up as well... like from the 70's or something. I'd get my money back for sure. Honestly... that's one screwed up set of test results. ... (3 replies)
... In July I had my company physical and along with that had fasting blood work done. My cholesterol level was high at 238 and my triglycerites were at 509. It was suggested I start medication to lower my cholesterol. ... (4 replies)
... and you have no other CVD risks. If this is the case, for a man of your age and physical condition, you should not have been prescribed Tricor. ... (10 replies)
... lth problems I have. I also have Meniere's disease and was getting frequent vertigo attacks and dizziness. Thyroid is often an underlying cause or misinterpreted for meniere's. So he checked it quite often back then. ... (26 replies)




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