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Re: [IP] Your experience with t-slim or Medtronic

Another Animas to Tandem + Dex with awesome results.  T1D for 62 years

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 > On Apr 2, 2019, at 5:44 PM, Valerie Adams
<email @ redacted> wrote:
> I9ve been an Animas user for 15+ years and am on my second week trial with
> Tandem9s newest T-slim pump. After three days, I begged my provider to
> place my order!
> The predictive lows have caught lows I would9ve had to treat. In 10 days,
> I haven9t treated a single low, and therefore haven9t had a single
> unexpected high BG. I9m down from 28 units of insulin a day to an average
> of 20 units. I9ve even lost three pounds!
> I9ve got my Dexcom settings from 80-130, so I run a pretty tight ship. I9m
> in love with this pump and can9t wait for my order to arrive. The
> predictive high IQ will be available later this year as a simple software
> download.
> The only cons I have to report are that the reload process is a bit more
> cumbersome than Animas, and the clip I need to wear the pump on my bra
> requires the pump be in a case. Both issues are far outweighed by the
> positives I9ve experienced.
> According to Dexcom Clarity, I was in range 85% of the time prior to this
> pump, and now I9m in range 99%. Time in range is the new benchmark for BG
> control, so I couldn9t be happier.
> Valerie
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