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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

RF Interference with dexcom monitor displaying old status when jammed.

I was having serious problem in my condo when I would see the dexcom monitor not update. When out on road travelling - 5 hours on 395 to bi…

Started by jims

2 Aug 8, 2011
Reply by jims

Software won't recognize receiver??

I am a new Dexcom wearer and am having difficulty with the software. The software doesn't recognize my receiver. I uninstalled and reinstal…

Started by ChellyBelly

4 Aug 7, 2011
Reply by Rebecca

Spa Day

How do you handle going to a spa with multiple swimming and waterpools, sauna and steam rooms? I will be going in and out of the water duri…

Started by Dancer

3 Jul 31, 2011
Reply by Lizzie

Retarding sensors and Error#1

My insurance doesn't cover Dex, so I pay for everything out of pocket. Because of this, I always reuse my sensors until they no longer work…

Started by Anna

7 Jul 28, 2011
Reply by Brad Ringer

Wacky Readings - Receiver out of range all night.

Yesterday afternoon when I left work, I left my Dexcom receiver on my desk. Luckily, no one took it and of course the screen read "out of r…

Started by Meda-Kay

5 Jul 25, 2011
Reply by Jeff

Dexcom and PET scans

I recently had the pleasure (NOT!) of undergoing a PET scan. The information sheet I was sent cautioned about wearing jewelry or any metal.…

Started by etta amy

3 Jul 21, 2011
Reply by etta amy

Help for Missouri Diabetics

Missouri Diabetics need your help. The medical storehouse there as well as the hospital have been demolished. Do you have any extra supplie…

Started by Jan

8 Jul 19, 2011
Reply by Jan




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