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www.questdiagnostics.com/home/patients/prepare-for-test/fasting.html

Water hydrates your veins. Hydrated veins are easier to find. And that means easier to draw from. Drink plenty of water before having any blood test.

healthunlocked.com/healthyevidence/posts/133237339/question-about-drinking-water-prior-to-blood-labs

Mar 4, 2016 ... Now, I am told I cannot drink water for this lipid test. ... and only drink water for 9 to 12 hours before having blood cholesterol tests (lipid profile).

www.onemedical.com/blog/live-well/blood-draw-faq

Jan 17, 2014 ... Your provider just ordered blood work and you're gearing up to get it done. ... Drink extra water beginning the day before your blood draw to ...

www.nhs.uk/chq/Pages/1018.aspx?CategoryID=69

You can eat and drink as normal before some blood tests. In other cases, you will be instructed not to eat or drink (other than water) before your test. This is ...

www.healthline.com/health/fasting-before-blood-test

It's fine to drink water before a blood test, unless you're instructed otherwise by your doctor. This is different from some surgical procedures ...

www.newhealthadvisor.com/Can-You-Drink-Water-Before-a-Blood-Test.html

When your healthcare professional orders blood drawn for testing, and the physician instructs you to fast before the test, the first thing many people want to know ...

www.diabetesdaily.com/forum/type-2-diabetes/9049-water-prior-fasting-test

Can I still drink my water before blood draw or not? ... They do say it's ok to have a drink of water before a fasting test, but 32oz could lower the ...

www.livestrong.com/article/275783-can-you-drink-water-before-a-cholesterol-test

High blood cholesterol was recognized as a major risk factor in the development of heart disease in the 1960s. Since then, doctors have recommended that...

www.stmichaelshospital.com/programs/labs/fasting.php

Fasting Blood Tests - Diagnostic Laboratories - St. Michael's. ... If your doctor orders a fasting blood test, you should not have anything to eat or drink for 12 hours before you go to the laboratory to ... Yes, you may drink small amounts of water.