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New Dex User -- Looking for Help with Insertion and Site Rotation

Hi, Gang -- I've had my Dex for about three weeks now, and need some help when it comes to insertion, site rotation, and ... well ... pain.…

Started by Jan

25 Sep 4, 2011
Reply by Lindsay Sears-Tam

Not getting trend arrows

I just got my new Dexcom 7 started and am not getting any trending arrows....was wondering why I am not getting this info and how I could f…

Started by dday1979

4 Sep 4, 2011
Reply by Lindsay Sears-Tam

Dexcom and Water

Yesterday I wore my Dexcom in my board shorts and forgot to take it out before I hopped in the lake. I got out 10 minutes later and was soo…

Started by KevinS

7 Sep 2, 2011
Reply by jbowler

Swimming with Dexcom

Do any others swim with dexcom sensor? I met someone in Y pool locker room with dxcm. He covers his sensor/transmitter with a clear plastic…

Started by D Williams

8 Aug 30, 2011
Reply by Sandy Palmer

Dexcom problem :(

I am almost afraid to ask this question, but has anyone on this board ever used their Dexcom receiver past the 1 year guarantee period? My…

Started by Mayumi

9 Aug 26, 2011
Reply by olu Oog

Expiration Date of Dexcom sensors

I just got a new batch of Dexcom sensors from Edgepark today (11/23/11) which expire on 12/2/11 -- just over 3 months! I wondered what oth…

Started by Mountain Biker

6 Aug 25, 2011
Reply by Isaac

Holding Sensor on While Swimming

So some of you guys are swimming successfully with the Dexcom and not letting it dry off every 30 minutes! ? ?  !   My questions is - are y…

Started by GoCeltics

14 Aug 24, 2011
Reply by Johnny P

Light/Faded Receiver Screen

I've had my Dexcom since the early part of November, 2010. Today it seems like the screen is a good bit lighter/more faded than usual. Has…

Started by Meda-Kay

0 Aug 14, 2011

Dex and my A1C

No one else would understand this, but I started Dexter in December. At that time my A1C was 6.9. I finally had it checked again today and…

Started by Big D

13 Aug 12, 2011
Reply by She Ra

About to take the Dexcom plunge; any news on gen 4 before I do?

Hi all, I'm very fortunate to have secured funding for a CGM system, with my watersports involvement effectively choosing the Dexcom for m…

Started by Pete Shaw

11 Aug 12, 2011
Reply by karri




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