Thursday, September 8, 2011

The Only Thing Worse...

The only thing worse than not having a CGM...


is having one that IS NOT WORKING!

So.  Aggravating.

CGM, I am really upset with you right now.  However, I suppose I'll forgive you once I have a fresh and FUNCTIONING sensor in...

5 comments:

  1. Jess i've had this SAME PROBLEM LATELY.. ugghh it IS so frustrating. I too have the Medtronic Sensor and I don't know if it's now that baby is growing and I have less "accurate" space but I keep getting the WORSE results that aren't even close. Last week it was tailing the 330's which I have luckily never been while pregnant, and I was somewhere( darn memory) in the 50's.. which is still rare, but uggh You just want to throw it out. I ended up having to go through two more sensors to actually get one that would give me a better number. Hang in there, your definitely not alone...

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  2. That's been the most difficult thing for me to get used to with mine. But, when it is working, gee, it's great!

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  3. I totally agree!!! Our Dexcom died last week. It was kaput! As you said, so aggravating!!! We had a new one shipped to us and we're back up and running again, but ugh!!!

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  4. Very frustrating. I have freaked out one too many times when I check my daughter's CGM at night and see those double down arrows.

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  5. The last few hours of one sensor and the first day or so of the next one are so frustrating.

    Yesterday I was worried I was around 300 because that's where my sensor was stuck. When I tested, I was 146.

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