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Got my first Ping and Dex last week. Am very excited. Am reading through Dex literature now, and plan to start it in a couple of days. My f…

Started by Jan

12 Oct 27, 2011
Reply by KateR

Arm Users

My son will likely be changing over from the Navigator to Dexcom soon. He wants to continue to wear the CGM on his arm and wanted me to che…

Started by MaryMary

24 Oct 27, 2011
Reply by manoah

Dexcom sites

So I like using my arm but I also put my Omnipod on my arm. I put the Omnipod on my things but I've noticed I've had more issues of the can…

Started by Danielle

7 Oct 25, 2011
Reply by jims

Dexcom Sensor Insertion

I inserted my first Dexcom sensor yesterday. I noticed some blood under the sensor pod after insertion. Does anyone know if drawing a bit o…

Started by Roberto di Redmond

4 Oct 23, 2011
Reply by Korrie

reduced hbaic with dexcom

Thought I would share my good news as I have been using the dexcom for a year and have managed to lower hbaic from 7.8 to 7.1. as felt more…

Started by AC

2 Oct 20, 2011
Reply by AC

First really good sensor

Ive used a Navigator in the past and enjoyed it accuracy. When it dies and I couldnt get another I went with the Dexcom. The accuracy hasnt…

Started by Doug

8 Oct 17, 2011
Reply by Doreen

Steep rise after exercise

Hi everyone, My first time posting here. I'm a Type 1 (5 years in November), pumping with a Ping, and CGMing with a Dexcom. I've had my D…

Started by Clinton

11 Oct 17, 2011
Reply by jims

White Adhesion pad

This white pad will not stay connected for even close to seven days when showering ever day and using skin-tac. Does anyone have any soluti…

Started by dday1979

11 Oct 17, 2011
Reply by Will D

Cash Cost of Dex?? Anyone know of pediatric studies?

Hi All, My daughter is just starting on omnipod and we are just starting to look into cgm's We will be paying cash. Anyone have a handle on…

Started by NatalieHodge

5 Oct 13, 2011
Reply by Kelly WPA

Help!!! Mixed Feelings

I want the dexcom sensor.Mainly because of the fact that I had a really bad scare 3 months ago,but I was really excited for the cgm....rese…

Started by aleasa24

11 Oct 11, 2011
Reply by Doug in Skagit County




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