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Questions for Thigh Users

Hi all, I would love to start using my thighs for a MM sensor insertion site. But I'm wondering how those of you who do make it work. I tri…

Started by DaveH

4 Jan 4, 2013
Reply by DaveH

Lantus absorption sites?

Ever since I've been on Lantus, I've either taken it in my arm or my stomach, and I never really see any difference in BG readings the next…

Started by Jack

0 Feb 20, 2012

Just started the Dexcom CGM what are the alternative sites

I'm just starting the Dexcom CGM (on day# 6 to be exact). What are some alternative sites and how should the sensor be positioned for this…

Started by Jazzy

6 Aug 26, 2011
Reply by jrtpup

Body parts that are just no good for infusion site

My endo assures me that my daughter's skinny thighs should be a perfect place for an infusion site, but we've had more trouble with them. T…

Started by carb101

0 Nov 22, 2010

Silhouette infusion sets on thighs

Has anyone used the Silhouette infusion sets on their thighs? Quick-sets never stayed put and are not an option. I have to use Tegaderm or…

Started by Cynthia F.

8 Mar 28, 2009
Reply by nel

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