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I inadvertently put this in the comment wall. I don't know what the wall is for, having just seen it recently. I just watched the dex vide…

Started by Nell

3 Jun 27, 2011
Reply by Nell

What do you use to keep your Dexacom sensor on the longest?

Everyone knows these sensors are like gold...what adhesive do you use to get the most out of your sensors? Skin prep or dressings? I will b…

Started by Kim3

8 Jun 27, 2011
Reply by etta amy

Receiver Issue

Recently, I plugged my receiver in to charge, and guess what? It doesn't! Has anyone else had a receiver that doesn't charge, and if so, wh…

Started by Joyce

2 Jun 27, 2011
Reply by Joyce

Bands for Life for Dexcom sensor

The best spot for my daughter (age 4) to wear the Dexcom sensor is in her arm, and we've had 2 sensors fall out when the tape became unstic…

Started by montanasugar

18 Jun 26, 2011
Reply by etta amy

Diabetes Fatigue

I just got my dexcom 3 weeks ago. At first I was really excited about being able to monitor trends 24hrs a day. I'm thrilled that I can pre…

Started by MeganJ

7 Jun 25, 2011
Reply by Nancy

Suggestion of where to keep the receiver...

I'm now into maternity wear which doesn't exactly make it easy to clip my receiver on to. I've used my bra a few times but it's a bit awkwa…

Started by Nancy

13 Jun 25, 2011
Reply by Nancy

Just Got My Dexcom!/Sensor Insertion

I just got my Dexcom and my trainer, unfortuantely, will not be able to meet with me anytime soon. Did anyone else start using their Dexcom…

Started by Dana

12 Jun 24, 2011
Reply by Dana

Inserting the sensor

Does Dexcom require you to use the automatic inserter? Or has anyone ever found a way to insert the sensor manually? I prefer the slower,…

Started by Jan

10 Jun 22, 2011
Reply by Jan

Have question about dexcom

I am going to receive my dexcom 7 plus tomorrow the 20th of June and I was curious about the sticky part you insert in your skin does it ha…

Started by barbie61

16 Jun 21, 2011
Reply by barbie61

How long do I wait to put in a new sensor after having a laparoscopic appendectomy

I had the procedure done on Weds and wanted to know when can I start wearing it again. I took it off about a week ago to take a break but t…

Started by Amy

10 Jun 19, 2011
Reply by Meda-Kay




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