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Laddie liked Don's discussion Dexcom 2nd qutr earnings call
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Terry replied to Don's discussion 'Dexcom 2nd qutr earnings call' in the group Dexcom Users
"I wonder if G5 roll-out is influencing the much delayed introduction of the Animas Vibe into the US. If the Vibe is approved in the US and then Dexcom introduces the G5 within months of that, there will be many unhappy Vibe users in the US. Unless,…"
Thursday
Scott Wilkins replied to Don's discussion 'Dexcom 2nd qutr earnings call' in the group Dexcom Users
"Just had this thought... "Hey Siri! What's my Blood Glucose at?" :)"
Aug 13
whoami replied to Don's discussion 'Dexcom 2nd qutr earnings call' in the group Dexcom Users
"Thanks for sharing this, Don. Encouraging news indeed. D"
Aug 12
Scott Wilkins replied to Don's discussion 'Dexcom 2nd qutr earnings call' in the group Dexcom Users
"Considering the iPhone's iOS 8 has a medical app built in with connectivity to a LOT of upcoming medical devices, the regulatory part may be easy. (fingers crossed...)"
Aug 12
SueSue replied to Don's discussion 'Dexcom 2nd qutr earnings call' in the group Dexcom Users
"Thanks for the update. My endo mentioned that Dexcom expected to have an iPhone compatible app approved & marketed by fall 2015."
Aug 12
Don added a discussion to the group Dexcom Users
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Dexcom 2nd qutr earnings call

A lot of interesting tidbits in the transcript .Amazing improvement in accuracy Dexcom has been able to achieve an outstanding MARD of 9% (fingersticks=5.6%) via an improved G4 algorithm. This improved algorithm may get get pushed out to current G4 users but I'm guessing this will be a G5 thing. With improved accuracy, Dexcom really believes…See More
Aug 12
Don commented on kourtney prewitt's blog post 'type 1? misdiagnosed? in denial? someone help!'
"I am also the only T1 in my family. I don't know what triggered it and really none of us do. It took me a long time to absorb all the info but gradually it will all sink in."
Jul 15

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At 4:18pm on January 3, 2011, barbraann said…
Hey Don,
It's very frustrating to say the least. Of course everyone is very helpful, I just got off the phone with a Omnipod rep, she's going to contact BCBShit (ha! I love that) and see what she can do. Don't have a lot of hope. I was told by the DME people it's considered "disposable" but so are insulin pens and they're covered (I think!!) It's because they don't make enough money on the pods. The thing that infuriates me is that they don't cover CGM's!!!!!!!! What the h###ll! If ANYTHING should be covered it should be that. Now that I'm prepared to fight, we'll see how well I fight with "city hall"
At 7:33am on March 11, 2010, Xanthasun said…
Thanks for leaving a comment and for the positive boost/reminder because the dream seems so far away...but as you said it's on its way or soon to be :)
At 4:30pm on September 14, 2009, Carly! said…
Hey! Thanks for the comment on my blog. My sugars have been really out of wack, and my mom isnt too happy about it xD But the shots are just like a feeling of relief. But i'm totally looking forward to an omnipod. :D
At 11:34am on April 20, 2009, Sandy Palmer said…
So how is the Pod going for you so far??? I have chosen to go with the Animas Ping for now. Good luck. Let me know if you keep yours or not.
At 8:24am on April 17, 2009, Dee Meloche said…
Hi and thankyou for your reply.The only problem is that I have been needing to test my nighttime basal and I can't have any active insulin in my body.I believe I already did try a combo bolus and didn't get good results.I'm just going to have to play with it I guess.
At 1:09am on November 24, 2008, Brigitte said…
hello and welcome to TuDiabetes; It's a very good idea to join our community. I hope you're well. Bienvenue.
At 7:19pm on November 23, 2008, Karen said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes, glad you found us!!!
At 3:50pm on November 23, 2008, Jovanni de Jesus said…
Thanks for joining TuDiabetes! Hope we can touch your lives more than diabetes ever will!

Feel free to check out the forums, or message any of the members here.

Welcome home!
At 3:47pm on November 23, 2008, Jovanni de Jesus said…
Thanks for joining TuDiabetes! Hope we can touch your lives more than diabetes ever will!

Feel free to check out the forums, or message any of the members here.

Welcome home!
At 3:33pm on November 23, 2008, Kristin said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes Don! Glad that you are here!

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