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Re: [IP] dexcom G4



thanks susan. so much helpful information


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Susan Lane <email @ redacted>g<eo<

>I'm not sure it's a matter of helping with insulin pump therapy.  I think
>it's a tool for anyone who has type one diabetes or if you're a type 2 on
>insulin.  It simply tells you when you are too high or too low before you
>get into trouble.  It also has arrow indicators that let you know when
>you're dropping or rising at different rates.  For instance, if you're at
>100 and you have two arrows pointing down, you know that you are dropping
>fast and you need to get some carbs into you right away.  On the other
>hand, if you're at 100 and the arrow is in a neutral position, you know you
>have nothing to worry about, but you may want to keep watch.  You can set
>the parameters as you wish.  I buzz at 70 and 200, but you can make your
>own limits.  You also want to follow up with a finger poke, as a dexcom can
>be inaccurate and should never be soley trusted.  Very often it is
>inaccurate for the first day that you insert the sensor.  It is a wonderful
>machine and I love, love, love it and I do believe it's saved me many times
>from having terrible lows.
>
>It is expensive.  Not quite sure how much, but worth every penny to me.
>Susan
>
>
>On Wed, Mar 26, 2014 at 10:31 PM, Lola Emery <email @ redacted> wrote:
>
>> I'm not a guy, but I use Dexcom G4 and love it!
>>
>> Sent from my iPad,
>> Lola
>>
>>  > On Mar 26, 2014, at 10:57 PM, "email @ redacted"
>> <email @ redacted> wrote:
>> >
>> > Hey, guys
>> > Anyone use dexcom G4?
>> >
>> > Derek
>> > .
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