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Re: [IP] re: Pam Brown's Message



 Worth considering is the Minimed Connect. It works with both IPhones and IPods
which
 via Bluetooth provides a graph of readings, sending them also to the attending
physician as well as the pump. I have been using it with my IPod and I like
seeing active insulin plus other features.


 > On Jun 18, 2016, at 9:51 AM,
email @ redacted wrote:
> 
 > I prefer two separate devices for my pump and CGM.B B And I don't really like
> the integrated meter-pump arrangement either. I use the info from my Dexcom
> (trending info) to edit my boluses. I t is faster and easier for me to edit
> the bolus without it being "populated" by the meter. And I can carry my CGM
 > receiver in my purse or a pocket and have my pump (T-Slim - so there is
tubing
> -which I also prefer) tucked away when wearing a dress. If my CGM tells me
> that I have to take action (either bolus or change temp rate) then I'll dig
> out the pump.
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> 
> From: "Signe Myhren" <email @ redacted>
> To: "IP" <email @ redacted>
> Sent: Saturday, June 18, 2016 4:57:32 AM
> Subject: [IP] re: Pam Brown's Message
> 
> Pam,
> 
> B I commend you on your beautifully written e-mail! I would like to write an
> e-mail to the FDA, too, but wonder if you recall the e-mail address you sent
> yours to.
> 
> B On another CGM topic (related,) it seems as though I have been approved by
> my
> pharmacy plan to get the DexCom. DexCom has offered me a 30-day, money-back
> trial on the transmitter. The durable medical supply portion of my health
> insurance pays for my Enlites. As luck would have it, no sooner did I get
> approval for the DexCom than I put in an Enlite last weekend that was
> extraordinarily accurate. It even caught all low BG's, which is where my
> Enlites
> usually fall short.
> 
> B While I would hate to lose pump integration, I guess it would be nice to be
> able to keep my 530G in my bra and not have to press it to turn off sensor
> alarms. We shall see. My understanding, as I ask around, is that people's
> bodies
> (specifically interstitial fluid) respond differently to different types of
> sensors.
> 
> Signe
> 
> 
> 
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