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RE: [IP] Free Style Libre



Im with Nora on this one. I dont feel lows until I cant speak. And I could
sleep and not wake up. So the alarms do save my life, and yes they can
annoying,  but Ill take annoying and life saving!

On Dec 23, 2017 5:20 PM, "Nora Nevers" <
email @ redacted> wrote:

>  I have to ask - those that hated the alarms on the Dex - would you rather
> pass
> out or die from low blood sugar or find out about it and have a change to
> fixt
> it. I'd give a lot to have a Dex again. It woke me in the middle of the
> night
> several times when I dropped to the 30's so I call it a life saver.
>
> Nora Nevers
>
> -----Original Message-----
>  From: email @ redacted
> [mailto:email @ redacted] On Behalf Of d-d
> Sent: Saturday, December 23, 2017 1:45 PM
> To: email @ redacted
> Subject: Re: [IP] Free Style Libre
>
>  I forgot to say that my ex-husband absolutely hated the Dexcom alarms,
> especially when the receiver and my phone shrieked in unison.
>
> Denise Br.
>
>
> On 12/23/2017 11:59 AM, busterq wrote:
>   > best available here in the US so Ib ve been using it. The alarms drive
> me
> and my > wife crazy; also it was never as accurate as the Navigator. The
> Libre
> reminds me
> > of the Navigator. So far I love it.
> >
> >
> > Buster in MD
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >   > On Dec 23, 2017, at 9:00 AM, d-d
> > <email @ redacted> wrote:
>   > > A Libre sensor is stuck on my arm. It informed me that I have 2 days
> left.B > BG is in the low 100s (I scanned twice; once just to see and once
> to
> add a note
> > that I'm administering insulin).B I trust the readings - they seem to
>  > be very close to fingersticks and I'm comfy without confirming most of
> the
> time.
>   > > My local Walgreens is my supplier and they're charging $87.99 for 2
> sensors.B > I pay OOP because Medicaid/Medicare won't.B The reader cost
> $84.99.B
> Quite a bit
> > cheaper than the Dexcom, which I also had to pay for by myself. A
> > doctor
>   > prescribed a new drug for me in October and Dexcom also decided to
> ship a
> box of
> > sensors to my home when I wasn't there.B Either one or both caused
>  > some very wild readings on the Dexcom, which doesn't seem to be the
> case on
> the Libre.
> >> So far, so good!
> >>
> >> Denise Br.
> >>
> >>
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