D-advocate and diabetes coach Ginger Vieira reviews the Dexcom G4 Platinum continuous glucose monitor; she insists she can’t live without it!
REVIEWER’S BREAKDOWN -
- provides security knowing when highs and lows are coming
- gives you insight into your blood sugar patterns and trends
- you don’t have to be on an insulin pump to use it
- adhesive can be uncomfortable, and often starts peeling off within days
- every six months Dexcom requires need new transmitters, and dealing with insurance to get these can be frustrating
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