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I’ve mentioned before that I often fill my pump reservoirs from insulin pen cartridges. They’re a convenient and compact size, plus they can be dropped into pens for emergency backup use. It makes for a quick and convenient fill process, where instead of “sucking” insulin out of a vial, I “push” the insulin down into …

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Securing CGM sensors

Like many people, I usually put tape covers over my CGM sensors.¬†Initially it was to make sure they stayed in place for their full life, even when I was spending lots of time in tropical waters.¬†With the Dexcom sensors I find it has other benefits too: Helping keep the sensor more stable. Less movement means …

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