Things to note
Please fast from 10pm the night before. Only plain water is permitted. This ensures accuracy of your blood test results for glucose, cholesterol and triglycerides.
If your package includes stool analysis, avoid red meat and iron supplements for 3 days. Collect the stool sample (about half a teaspoon), in a sterile plastic container provided by the hospital, the night before or on the morning of the appointment.
The entire screening process may take 3 to 4.5 hours, depending on the package selected.
Do not consume any medication or supplements on the day of screening. You may resume consumption of your medication after screening is completed.
If you are feeling unwell, please reschedule your appointment as fitness and medications such as antibiotics may affect your screening results.
Your urine specimen will only be collected in a sterile container provided on screening day.
Light breakfast will be provided after screening.
What to bring
Special Instructions for Ladies
Screening should preferably be done few days after your last day of menstruation.
Please inform our staff should you be menstruating on the day of screening. Pap smear, urine and stool tests will be postponed as the presence of blood will affect the outcome of the tests.
Please postpone your appointment if you are pregnant or notify us on arrival if you suspect you are pregnant.
Drink 4 to 8 cups of water if your package includes a pelvis ultrasound, as a full bladder is required for the scan.
Do not apply talcum powder, deodorant or body lotion on the day of mammogram examination.
Treadmill Stress Testing
It may take 45-60 minutes to complete (excluding waiting time).
Please bring along your running attire (T-shirts, shorts and track shoes)
Do not take any medication prior to your treadmill test.
If you are recuperating from any injury (eg back, leg, eye etc), please postpone the test.