Brad Ringer's Discussions (421)

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"I never had the wire come out during insertion I have never had the wire not come o…"

Brad Ringer replied Jun 6, 2013 to G4 sensor wire detached and the sensor failed

4 Jun 6, 2013
Reply by Korrie

"I don't have any alternate sites that I use. I generally don't extend the use of my…"

Brad Ringer replied Jun 5, 2013 to G4 Newbie Questions

9 Jun 7, 2013
Reply by E. Louise

"Mine too, much more accurate than my 7+"

Brad Ringer replied Jun 5, 2013 to Why some meters work better with Dexcom G4 than others

5 Jun 7, 2013
Reply by jm

"Unfortunately there is no way to combine all the patients because each one is tied t…"

Brad Ringer replied Jun 5, 2013 to Dexcom Studio issue

2 Jun 5, 2013
Reply by Dondi

"I order through Dexcom, and they told me that they get insurance approval for the sy…"

Brad Ringer replied May 1, 2013 to It is time to order new G4 transmitter

14 Dec 29, 2013
Reply by swgalley

"I've had my pod (OmniPod) show up. However it seems like all you have to say is "med…"

Brad Ringer replied May 1, 2013 to Sensor/Transmitter Through Security at Airports?

10 May 2, 2013
Reply by Leata

"I'm in the states, and my insurance covered my upgrade to G4 from System 7. I think…"

Brad Ringer replied Apr 28, 2013 to Should I wait until my 7+ dies before upgrading to the G4?

6 May 16, 2013
Reply by Suzan

"I have been off by 100 mgdl or more at times on Systen 7. I sometimes will treat a l…"

Brad Ringer replied Apr 19, 2013 to Last night around 1:30 A.M. I awoke to the sound of my Dexcom 7 Alarm going off

9 May 5, 2013
Reply by Mark Oldham

"My CDE (who is type 1) is switching from a competitor to Dexcom G4 because G4 is so…"

Brad Ringer replied Apr 12, 2013 to Does Dexcom have a competitor?

12 Apr 13, 2013
Reply by Natalie ._c-

"Standard times: System 7 transmitters - one year G4 transmitters - six months I ha…"

Brad Ringer replied Apr 11, 2013 to Does the Dexcom expire?

5 Apr 12, 2013
Reply by Natalie ._c-




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