If you are having a fasting glucose (blood sugar) test, please book an early morning appointment and follow these simple instructions:
– Do not eat anything after midnight the night before your appointment.
– Drink only clear fluids until 2 hours before your appointment time.
If you are asked to bring in a mid-stream urine (MSU) sample, please start to urinate as usual in the toilet, then stop, continue into collecting vessel to collect the mid part of the urine stream, then continue as normal.
If you are asked to bring in an early morning urine (EMU) sample, please collect your first urine sample of the day.
If you are booking a Cervical smear make sure that you are not menstruating when you have your appointment. An ideal time is the middle of your cycle.