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Excited about the Omnipod 5 and Dexcom G6 Closed Loop System

Hunterdon Art Museum | 21 February, 2022 | FujiFilm X-T3 | XF27mmF2.8

I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes over 15 years ago. During that time, I have had to learn a lot. A lot. Before eating any meal, I had to read food labels, calculate the total carbohydrates, and calculate the insulin dosing based on a personalised formula before injecting insulin. Sometimes I got it right.…

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I am Khurt of Borg

She called me in from the waiting room. We entered the exam room and we sat down. She started explaining how to use the device, a Dexcom 7 continuous glucose meter (CGMS). She explained that it consisted of three parts, a sensor, a transmitter and a receiver. The sensor would be embedded just under my…

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