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QUESTION about students who study abroad in US

Started this discussion. Last reply by Donna Mar 29, 2013. 5 Replies

Hey everyone! I'm a young diabete from Asia and I recently have the plan to apply master degree in US. So I really care about the health insurance thing... I'm a pumper now(MM) and I'd like to try to…Continue

 

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Hey, wonder about the coverage of CGMS in UK

hey everyone, i actually an international student in UK and a diabete just like u :),i want to know about information about the coverage of CGMS, because i have dramatic fluctuation of my blood sugar so i think an CGM could be helpful,anyone know wheather i can get one from anywhere(hospital,distributor..)?And what about the price? Can i get one free? I think my visa include some medicine insurance but im not sure if it can cover a CGM...Can i get some help and information? THX :)See More
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Donna replied to Cassie's discussion 'QUESTION about students who study abroad in US'
"I would not plan to depend on the US healthcare system. Our system usually fails in comparison to most other modern countries and even in comparison with less wealthy nations. Anyway. . .you might want to check with the student disability office at…"
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For users of a Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring ("CGM") deviceJust as a reminder with the recent release of the new Dexcom G4 to the US market--it is NOT okay to post about previous models or older sensors as being 'for sale' on this site.It is a violation of the Terms of Use because it is a prescription device, and any such efforts will unfortunately be removed.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association (…See More
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Zoe replied to Cassie's discussion 'QUESTION about students who study abroad in US'
"I was going to say the same thing, to check with the university you plan to attend about health insurance and coverage. But what about ongoing supplies? I don't know how long you will be here (4 years?) but obviously that would be something to…"
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acidrock23 replied to Cassie's discussion 'QUESTION about students who study abroad in US'
"A lot of students as universities get their health care from the university they attend. I went to two large, state universitie, University of Illinois and University of North Carolina and just got all my stuff from the university but that was in…"
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QUESTION about students who study abroad in US

Hey everyone! I'm a young diabete from Asia and I recently have the plan to apply master degree in US. So I really care about the health insurance thing... I'm a pumper now(MM) and I'd like to try to use a CGMS, but here in Asia there have no market about that...So I wonder if I can purchase one (actually i'd like to try the dexcom) in US..But here is the question, I know that the CGMS will cost lots of money without a cover, but as an international student is it possible to have an insurance…See More
Sep 22, 2012

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At 7:03am on January 25, 2014, Linda G said…

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Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES CASSIE!!
♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫

At 5:44am on January 25, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Cassie, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 6:39am on January 25, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Cassie. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 4:29am on January 25, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY CASSIE!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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It's on right now!
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