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Cases - Again...

Hi Everyone, Several months ago while investigating CGM, I asked about cases for the Dexcom Seven Plus.   A few people reccommended a case…

Started by David

18 Sep 30, 2011
Reply by JamesDG

Dexcom for my 11 year old??

Hi All, We are just going live with my daughter's omnipod this weekend, so I am turning my thoughts to dexcom and timing of starting. Our e…

Started by NatalieHodge

2 Sep 29, 2011
Reply by lamavisca

Need an amplifier for when I am sleeping

As I am sure you all know the beeping alarm for lows is definitely not very loud. I live by myself and need an amplifier of some sort so th…

Started by dday1979

16 Sep 29, 2011
Reply by MaryMary

Video baby monitor with remote button push for dexcom

We have a 4 year old that uses the dexcom. Alarms at night can be very annoying especially when the receiver keeps buzzing after you have t…

Started by Jeremy and Anne

20 Sep 28, 2011
Reply by Jeremy and Anne

Insurance now covering sensors!! Or so the pharmacy says.

Not sure I can trust this 100% because a couple of years ago when I decided I wanted to start using a CGM my insurance said they were going…

Started by Romintek

2 Sep 28, 2011
Reply by Romintek

Dexcom Gen4 Sensor Study! UPDATE

I'm very excited, after just one month on the dexcom (which I LOVE) my doctor's office called me up and asked if I wanted to be part of the…

Started by Decaff The Mad

14 Sep 27, 2011
Reply by Sandy Palmer

Have you ever left your Receiver Home?

Today I planned to be to work on time...I actually was on time, but when I got abobut 10 minutes from my house I realized I didn't have my…

Started by Jazzy

7 Sep 25, 2011
Reply by Kitabparast

Sensor pimples

I am on my third sensor and my bump from the first sensor still looks the same, 2 1/2 weeks. How long do your bumps last? Is this something…

Started by Donald Hantsbarger

9 Sep 24, 2011
Reply by Donald Hantsbarger

Scar Tissue??? ... and other questions about wearing a sensor past the 7 days...

I have not had my dexcom very long and the sensor tape comes off or gets really itchy (so far in my 2 sensor experience)... but I have a co…

Started by Rose Joelle

6 Sep 23, 2011
Reply by Dave

Insurance approval and time

So I got, basically, approved and they said they were going to cover 70%, I have Regence Blue Cross. Anyway, my deductible resets and my "…

Started by Danielle

1 Sep 23, 2011
Reply by Decaff The Mad




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