Posts in category: dexcom
Via Insta: Not Today

Type 1 diabetes, you got me good today – for some reason and for no particular reason at all. My mind and body are so strong right now, but a rough night of hypos and rebounds saw me wake up with a stubbornly high blood glucose which I grappled w…

VIDEO: The Sugar Fix #4

It’s that time again! A monthly check in around all things type 1 diabetes and life. December is a big one isn’t it? Full of all the things… not least trying to ride that blood sugar rollercoaster (or should that be sleigh?!) through …

VIDEO: The Sugar Fix #3

Managing type 1 diabetes and travel. And time zones. And heat. And funky sleep patterns. And high pressure environments. Apologies for the delay… time flies when you’re in AUSTRALIA!!! A pretty different kind of month this month, which prov…

Slowly but Surely

Our household diabetes policy (yours may vary) has been for my daughter to take on diabetes responsibilities as she feels ready. The understanding has been that while we do not expect to live in her college dorm with her, she should not feel …

G6

The Dexcom G6 is up and running, and it’s keeping us running.Technologically we’re totally impressed. It’s accurate. The readings flow seamlessly from the transmitter to my daughter’s iPhone and the Dexcom receiver, and then on to my phone and the Dexc…

VIDEO: Diabetes Debrief #1

Hello dears! Giving something new a try here – a very informal natter about the things that have been occupying my brain lately when it comes to living with and managing type 1 diabetes because WOAH NELLY this thing loves to get into your head so…

Tandem t:slim X2 Insulin Pump Launches in Australia!

Tandem’s t:slim X2 insulin pump officially hit Aussie shores last week at the Australasian Diabetes Congress. It will be distributed by AMSL Diabetes here in Australia as a successor to Animas, which is in the process of exiting the pump market. AMSL i…