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Dexcom wearers and other people who wear cgm's

Started this discussion. Last reply by rick the "Blogabetic" Aug 19, 2013. 1 Reply

For those of you out there who have to wear CGM's and have hypoglycemic unawareness,please go to this web site and sign the petition for medicare to cover CGM's. The web site is :…Continue

 

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Medicare coverage for cgms.

Hi all fellow Diabetics ,pumpers, and cgm users.I would like to inform all of you who are on medicare and can not get your cgm and sensors covered by medicare,that there is a BILL IN CONGRESS which was introduced to the ENERGY AND COMMERCE COMMITTEE on December 11,2013. It is titled HR3710 and I need everyone of you out there weather you are on medicare or not to call there congressman or woman in WASHINGTON DC to tell them to support this bill.Please feel free to contact me either through this…See More
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I am a juvenile diabetic insulin dependent on the pump
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February 28, 1968
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Medicare coverage for cgms.

Posted on January 13, 2014 at 11:01am 2 Comments

Hi all fellow Diabetics ,pumpers, and cgm users.

I would like to inform all of you who are on medicare and can not get your cgm and sensors covered by medicare,that there is a BILL IN CONGRESS which was introduced to the ENERGY AND COMMERCE COMMITTEE on December 11,2013. It is titled HR3710 and I need everyone of you out there weather you are on medicare or not to call there congressman or woman in WASHINGTON DC to tell them to support this bill.Please feel free to contact me either…

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Dexcom Sensor coverage by medicare

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At 6:52pm on July 16, 2014, Linda G said…

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY DAVE!!
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At 1:29am on July 16, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Dave, Happy Birthday!!! Every year is a true blessing; I hope you have an amazing year and a perfect birthday.

At 1:54pm on January 14, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Dave, it is so cool to have a super cool friends. Thank you for being my new super cool friend.

At 9:07am on July 16, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES DAVE!!
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on every day!
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At 5:49am on July 16, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 1:02am on July 16, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Dave happy birthday!! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness.

At 1:32am on January 31, 2013, brokenpole said…
Welcome to the family!! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of what you will learn is that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and vent to, if needed.
At 5:23pm on January 30, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

WELCOME to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

At 2:47pm on January 30, 2013, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Dave!!
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups". Once in,
click on "all groups". You can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the
space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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It's on right now!
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