I am going on a cruise in a month and would like to know what parts of the Dexcom can go in water ...pools and beaches.

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i bought the akona and it holds my meter, strips, pen, pump and camera :) Ready for snorkeling!
$25 on amazon
any recommendations for a bag? I just ordered the akona bag. I am so paranoid that some condensation will get in !
I prefer the hard case for kayaking. I use the Pelican case http://www.pelican-case.com/microcases.html. I find it easier to get things in and out of than a bag.
i just read in my manual that the transmiter is actually only water resistant, and shouldn't be in the water for more than 30 mintutes. My daughter does 1 to 1.5 hour workouts in the pool 3 to 4 times a week. she has only had the dex for about 3 months, and so far so good, but does anyone else use it like this? any long term problems?
I called Dexcom too and they said 30 minute max in 3 feet of water. But apparently if you come out of the water at 25 minutes, re-connect it, and go back in it's okay. As long as you do this every 25-30 minutes. I don't understand it...
Rachna -

I don't want contradict Dexcom here, but I live in the water during the summer months. My kiddos and I are in the pool for hours at a time every day with no troubles at all with the transmitter. The receiver has to steer clear of the water unless it is in a waterproof bag, but otherwise my transmitter is in the water for longer than 30 minutes at a time.

I know Dexcom can't tell you that, but it is possible.
Interesting
I am going on a cruise next month so I am trying to figure all this out

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