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Wierd Dexcom Trend

I have recently started on the Dexcom Seven Plus and have just changed out my first sensor. The first sensor was very comfortable and gave…

Started by Chad R

7 Sep 21, 2011
Reply by Chad R

Particles in Dexcom Receiver

I've had my Seven Plus system for about a month and a half now, and I've been very pleased with it so far. However, there is one annoyance…

Started by Scott K

14 Sep 19, 2011
Reply by etta amy

The "???" Icon

I just started using the Dexcom two days ago and I am on my second sensor, first one was a constant "???" and customer service is replacing…

Started by Kati *

8 Sep 18, 2011
Reply by jims

What are the signs to change the Sensor on the Dexcom 7 after 7 day use???

This may have been answered in other discussions, but I thought I'd ask anyway... I'm on day# 10 of my sensor and I'm wondering if I shoul…

Started by Jazzy

8 Sep 17, 2011
Reply by jims

Encouraging Medicare Coverage

Does anyone have any ideas regarding how those of us on Medicare can encourage our elected representatives to encourage Medicare to cover s…

Started by Doug in Skagit County

5 Sep 17, 2011
Reply by Mayumi

??? During Heavy Exertion?

??? During Heavy Exertion? Anyone ever experience the ??? during very prolonged exercise? This weekend was my yearly climb up Mt. St. Hele…

Started by Jude

6 Sep 16, 2011
Reply by Jgos

Dexcom receiver/transmitter and metal dectector

Hi All, I will be flying for the first time with the dexcom this Friday. I've been told by my CDE to wear the receiver and not to send it…

Started by Sophie

7 Sep 14, 2011
Reply by Sophie

You shave the area for the sensor?

You shave the area for the sensor? Men, you shave your skin where you place the sensor? Thanks Gerrit.

Started by manoah

5 Sep 12, 2011
Reply by Mike

Link to buy Dexcom skins?

Hi Everyone-- I'm sure if I search through all past threads I might find this, but a quick "search this group" didn't turn up what I was lo…

Started by Sophie

7 Sep 11, 2011
Reply by Sandy Palmer

Dexcom supplies....

So i ordered some new sensors the other day and usually by now it shows up on my online bank statement right after they have shipped them a…

Started by Andrew Tumsuden

2 Sep 10, 2011
Reply by Brad Ringer




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