Re: [IP] Dex 7+ vs G4
I don't know the answer to your question, but I LOVE this:
"I know the arm is supposed to be a good
place, but I live alone and my dog refuses to help me."
Lol, dogs need to earn their keep a little, don't they?
On Wednesday, July 31, 2013, Susan Lane wrote:
> I can never figure out how to start a new topic, so I'm just going to use
> this heading since my question is about the Dexcom. I would like to take a
> little survey of those who use the G4: on what part of your body do you
> feel you get the best readings? I know the arm is supposed to be a good
> place, but I live alone and my dog refuses to help me. But, let me know if
> that's your best place, anyway. Thanks, Susan
> On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 5:33 PM, Oliver Kleven
> > RoseLee
> > Thank you for your response. I would like to get two weeks from one
> > sensor, I
> > was able to get that from the 7 and 7+ without and other adhesive than
> > what was
> > on the sensor. I did use Skin Tac on the G4 so I hope it makes a
> > difference.
> > Have a great time on your vacation and by all means take advantage of
> > hot
> > tub. I have and didn't have any problems with the sensor or Pod.
> > Oliver
> > Sent from me to you
> > >> Trish
> > >> I have been using the 7, the 7+ and now the G4 and I must be one of
> > lucky
> > >> one's because they have all worked extremely well for me. I did a
> > comparison
> > >> check with the 7+ and the G4 for a week and they and my PDM were
> > off
> > more
> > >> than 10 points from each other. I do however like the G4 a whole lot
> > more.
> > The
> > >> smaller receiver is a real plus. The transmitter is a bit larger than
> > the 7+
> > and
> > >> it did come off after 8 days so I hope that was a one time event. I
> > really
> > like
> > >> the G4. Good luck
> > >> Oliver
> > >
> > > Oliver I got two weeks out of my first G4 sensor. I only changed out
> > because
> > I wasn't comfortable leaving it in longer. I did have to tape it after
> > first
> > week since the tape on the sensor itself began coming loose.
> > >
> > > Now I'm trying to find out if anyone has worn a sensor/transmitter in
> > hot
> > tub since we're going on vacation next week and that will be one of the
> > highlights. :)
> > >
> > > RoseLea .
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