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What is Personal Medicine Plus?

What is Personal Medicine Plus?  Well, they’re a start-up company that’s developing a smartphone app, designed to help those who struggle with managing a number of different health conditions, including diabetes, smoking, obesity, metabolic syndrome, and maybe some others too, … Continue reading

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FREE Glucose Buddy Review

Glucose Buddy is a FREE diabetes logbook for Android that allows you to record your blood sugar, insulin bolus, carbs intake, and exercise.  I’ve never been one to record anything in log book, because my pump and meter stores my … Continue reading

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Diabetes Devices

When your doctor tells you they want you to go on the pump, or they want you to change your blood sugar meter, or they want you to get a continuous glucose monitor, or any other diabetes devices, how do … Continue reading

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Dexcom Review: Trusting the Dexcom G4

This is my 6 month Dexcom review of the G4 continuous glucose monitor (CGM).  To get straight to the point, I think every diabetic should have a Dexcom G4 CGM.  One thing that we’re told when we get any CGM … Continue reading

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Video: Benefits of Dexcom G4 Insertion vs. Medtronic Guardian

I wanted to share a video review of why I like the Dexcom G4 and it’s insertion, over the Medtronic Guardian.  The basic reason I like the Dexcom insertion over the Medtronic is because the Medtronic has such a huge … Continue reading

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CGM Review: Dexcom G4 vs. Medtronic Guardian

This CGM review will cover continuous glucose monitors from Dexcom and Medtronic.  The Dexcom G4, and Medtronic Guardian.  I’ve had the Medtronic Guardian since March of 2012.  I got the Dexcom G4 at the end of December and started using … Continue reading

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