I have two complaints about my 7+. I don't think anything can be done about them; they just seem to be part of the design. But I wish these could be addressed in future versions:

1. Sometimes my BS will hover around the high or low alarm area. For example, if the alarm is set to 80 my BS readings will go from 82 to 80 (*alarm*) to 79 to 81 to 80 (*alarm*) to 81 to 79 (*alarm*). So I get three alarms in half an hour -- even though I've very steady. I wish it had enough intelligence to not alarm if it already alarmed just a few readings ago.

2. On the other hand if the reading keep dropping to 55 then I get a second alarm. That works well enough. So then I spend a short while below 55 and then start to recover. As soon as it gets above 55 I get another alarm because I'm now below 80. I KNOW I'm below 80. I don't need an alarm to tell me I'm recovering. I wish they could eliminate this low alarm as you go above 55.

Am I missing something? Otherwise, I'm pretty happy with it.

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We have this experience as well. It's a particular challenge for my son at school because he has instructions to act when DexCom alarms, and it gets hard for him to judge if he should ignore it or not. It's gotten easier as he gets older though, but sure would be nice if something was programmed to recognize the redundancy. I also find that DexCom is slow to get out of a low - much slower than real time.
YES - I hate when it alarms as DD is coming back up from a low. The first one we had did not do this, but the second did and third one does. The beep tone also changed on the newest one.




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