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Enlite Sensors

Started this discussion. Last reply by irrational John Dec 31. 5 Replies

Blood sugar RISE after morning workout

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irrational John replied to WAYNE Z's discussion 'Enlite Sensors'
"It sounds as though you may be suffering from IDS: Idiot Doctor Syndrome. :-( Here's my understanding of the Enlite with a 723 scenario. The Enlites are not approved for use with the 723 primarily for strict bureaucratic rule reasons rather…"
Dec 31
acidrock23 replied to WAYNE Z's discussion 'Enlite Sensors'
"I have a 523 and use Enlites so my doc has to write a "letter of medical necessity" for each RX refill, total BS, a total waste of time but whatever. They are really great and I like the tighter readings. I had very good results with…"
Dec 19, 2014
jjm335 replied to WAYNE Z's discussion 'Enlite Sensors'
"It's ridiculous and seems like a scam by Medtronic to force Revel pumpers to order a new pump. Now that the Vibe is finally available in the USA, I wonder how many MM pumpers will switch to Animas to take advantage of the superior performance…"
Dec 19, 2014
WAYNE Z replied to WAYNE Z's discussion 'Enlite Sensors'
"Thanks for the advice. I finally heard back from my doctor that he won't give me a prescription for the new sensors unless I have the new pump. I really don't care about the suspend feature which seems like the only upgrade...just want the…"
Dec 18, 2014
jjm335 replied to WAYNE Z's discussion 'Enlite Sensors'
"The Revel will work perfectly well with the Enlite sensors. It is the same transmitter - the only thing you won't get is the Low BG suspend feature (which a lot of users turn off anyway). I believe that in the US there may be issues with…"
Dec 17, 2014
WAYNE Z posted a discussion

Enlite Sensors

This might be a dumb question, but I'm sure someone here will have the correct answer.The warranty on my current pump is up (723 Revel) and I'm ready for a new one. I was excited about getting the 530G only because the new sensors are supposed to be smaller and more comfortable to insert/wear. However, my insurance won't pay for the 530G, but they'll give me a new 723.Would I be able to use the new Enlite sensors with the old 723 pump?Also, if I were to get the new sensors, do they send you…See More
Dec 16, 2014
WAYNE Z might attend Emily Coles's event

NOTE: THE DATE OF THIS EVENT HAS CHANGED TuDiabetes Master Chat Series Session 9: How & Why Hypoglycemia Symptoms Change Over Time at TuDiabetes homepage

December 11, 2013 from 1pm to 1:30pm
1-1:30pm PDT How & Why Hypoglycemia Symptoms Change Over Time, presented by Stewart Lozano In 2011 Teachers College Columbia University launched its solely online Master of Science in Diabetes Education and Management program. This 36-credit inter-professional master's program is offered to clinicians who are currently in or interested in the diabetes field. As part of a course requirement, students will present 'Master Chats' on a variety of topics they have chosen based on discussions…See More
Dec 11, 2013
WAYNE Z replied to Tom Goffe's discussion 'FDA FINALLY Approves Minimed 530G & Enlite CGM Sensor'
"The main reason I was hesitant to use my CGM was because it was difficult and painful when inserting. Any improvements are a good thing."
Sep 27, 2013
WAYNE Z replied to Tom Goffe's discussion 'FDA FINALLY Approves Minimed 530G & Enlite CGM Sensor'
"Its about time!"
Sep 27, 2013
WAYNE Z commented on Jen's blog post '14Things'
"I love #14...great explanation!!"
Nov 15, 2012
WAYNE Z replied to cassidy smith's discussion 'Please help me out! it takes 2 seconds! im a type 1, doing a homework assignment that involves statistics.'
"Type 1 for 13 year. Last A1C 7.1"
Nov 1, 2012
WAYNE Z replied to Megasaurus_Rex's discussion 'Mary Jane...friend or foe?'
"I have smoked plenty of pot and still do on occasion with little problems. I smoked quite a bit in college, more than I care to admit, but that was the least of my worries. I agree with "Vera J." that you shouldn't let diabetes hold…"
Aug 8, 2012
WAYNE Z replied to Asma's discussion 'URGENT:First traveling with pump tomorrow!'
"I wouldn't worry to much about it. The only problem I ever had was coming back from Bolivia and they saw my needles in my bag before i was pumping. But lately I haven't had any problems. I always pack most of my supplies in my carry-on and…"
Oct 27, 2011
WAYNE Z replied to J.Santiago's discussion 'OK! It seems like I'm not getting this..'
"Technically yes, you only need to calibrate it every 12 hours. However, I do find that I test more than that. I just like that I have the ability to see the output of the sensor info in graphs. It makes it easier to see if you have certain times of…"
Oct 27, 2011
WAYNE Z left a comment for andrea
"if i get in maybe you can give me a tour"
Oct 27, 2011
WAYNE Z replied to J.Santiago's discussion 'OK! It seems like I'm not getting this..'
"If you can't get into the routine of test often, have you considered getting a sensor? It might help you visualize what you blood sugar levels are doing"
Oct 27, 2011

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January 15, 2000
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At 6:47pm on October 26, 2011, andrea said…
i dont work during the year. no time this semester. yes i live on campus, its a nice campus but yes very big
At 5:50pm on October 25, 2011, andrea said…
yeah ive been to all of those. i grew up in glen ridge but since it is such a small town i always spent my time in montclair and bloomfield. i was a hostess at fitzgeralds. i go to montclair state now. egans is a fun time.
At 10:15am on October 25, 2011, andrea said…
Haha what a small world. I worked at fitzgeralds all summer. I only live a few blocks away...right on the cusp of bloomfield actually. Its a great area! where else do you go around here?
At 4:20pm on October 24, 2010, Linda G said…
Greetings Wayne.....
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 7:16am on October 24, 2010, Doris D said…
At 6:37am on October 24, 2009, Patti Burns said…
Hi and Happy Birthday!
At 5:12pm on August 7, 2009, Gina Scala said…
Hey Hey... yes, that is the exit you see... there is no lake there at least not anymore... it is residential suburbia Where r u from? Nj is the best
At 12:24am on June 11, 2009, Patti Burns said…
Welcome to tudiabetes, Wayne! Here you will find alot going on as I have for over a year now lots of friends and support. Good to have you here, Patti
At 4:56pm on June 10, 2009, Linda G said…

Greetings Wayne....Welcome to the place where others understand about the crap diabetics go through!



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