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Wearing the Dexcom G4 (or other CGM)

Hi everyone! I will be new to the Dexcom G4, only because it FINALLY became available to buy (for me) last week. Since I haven't had the op…

Started by B

1 Dec 4, 2013
Reply by Kristi

Dexcom Replacement

Hello All - Need your opinion on my Dexcom G4. I had one for over a year and decided to get a new one just in case the old went to pieces.…

Started by Laura

3 Dec 2, 2013
Reply by Laura

Dexcom G4 adhesive choices

I am waiting for my Dexcom G4 to arrive today or tomorrow and trying to get everything prepped to begin asap. I am paying out of my own poc…

Started by lvdb2009

4 Nov 29, 2013
Reply by Clare

Lost Sensor Problems and HD TV?

In the last ten days I have had a lost sensor five times. It happened once during the night, all the other four times occurred when I was d…

Started by Spock

4 Nov 24, 2013
Reply by acidrock23

Lost my CGM receiver

I lost my CGM receiver yesterday. It fell out of my pocket while biking to work. I spent hours walking back and forth and never found it. W…

Started by CarrieJane

6 Nov 22, 2013
Reply by Terry

CGM's with medical card.

I've been looking at getting a cgm but i only have medical card of Illinois. It seems it doesn't cover much. Does anyone know of a cgm it w…

Started by Misfit223

1 Nov 13, 2013
Reply by Kristi

How long are people's G4 transmitters lasting?

I've been using my current G4 continuously for about a year, but have recently noticed a few more ??? messages and periods with no data. An…

Started by Bob

4 Nov 8, 2013
Reply by NatalieHodge

Dexcom for a super active child????

Hello - I'm new to this site but I'm hoping to find someone who has an active child who uses a Dexcom. My son is 9 - dx a year ago in April…

Started by bikerchick

4 Nov 5, 2013
Reply by The Ecksfactor

EXTREMELY unhappy with treatment by Dexcom regarding the failure of the G4 case, and destruction of the G4

Yes, I'm p***ed right now... With no proper way to attach a lanyard to the G4, and with the work I do, I was forced to use the included cas…

Started by Radius

20 Oct 29, 2013
Reply by roodgirl

Minimed Pump with Dexcom CGM?

Looking for opinions!! I've been a United States MM pump user since 1998, added their CGM in November 2007 and have been on this integrate…

Started by BSP

2 Oct 23, 2013
Reply by Timothy




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