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Re: [IP] Dex 7+ vs G4



Urb, with this disease and anything else in life, it is a must to keep a
sense of humor!  Goodness knows I try.  Susan


On Wed, Jul 31, 2013 at 7:46 AM, Urb Anism <email @ redacted> wrote:

> Susan,
>
> 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?
>
> B
>
>
> 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
> <email @ redacted<javascript:;>>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > 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
> > the
> > > hot
> > > tub. I have and didn't have any problems with the sensor or Pod.
> > > Oliver
> > >
> > > Sent from me to you
> > >
> > > On Nov 15, 2012, at 8:16 AM, RoseLea <email @ redacted<javascript:;>>
> > wrote:
> > >
> > > >> Trish
> > >  >> I have been using the 7, the 7+ and now the G4 and I must be one of
> > the
> > > 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
> > never
> > > 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
> > the
> > > 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
> > a
> > > hot
> > > tub since we're going on vacation next week and that will be one of the
> > > highlights. :)
> > > >
> > > > RoseLea .
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