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Re: [IP] Dex 7+ vs G4



Susan
 This is very funny, thanks for the laugh. To answer your question, I have only
used my belly and that seems to work well.

Oliver

Sent from outer space

On Jul 31, 2013, at 7:42 AM, Susan Lane <email @ redacted> 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> 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> 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. :)
>>> 
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