Dexcom Stelo: The First Over-the-Counter CGM for Type 2 Diabetes Gets FDA Approval

Dexcom Stelo

Up until now, it’s been difficult for people newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, or those not on inulin, to get CGM covered by insurance. Thanks to the FDA’s recent approval of Dexcom Stelo – a CGM that can be purchased over-the-counter without a prescription – people with type 2 diabetes who are not on insulin will now be able to benefit from invaluable CGM technology.

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Watch Dr. E’s Eversense E3 CGM Insertion – We Filmed It LIVE!

Eversense E3 CGM Insertion

Watch Dr. E get the Eversense E3 CGM sensor inserted in real time! The E3 is the only fully-implantable sensor on the market, and it also has the longest wear time of any other sensor – 180 days! We’ll go through the features of the E3, the quick outpatient procedure, and important aftercare. (Emotional support teddy bears optional).

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What’s Trending in Diabetes? Trend Arrows and How to React to Them!

Diabetes CGM Trend Arrows

If you’re not utilizing your trend arrows and reacting to them, you’re not getting the most out of your CGM. Drs. E+P explain how to dose (or not dose) in response to the direction your trend arrows are pointing. Here’s their advice on how to adjust for highs and lows, along with a trend arrow cheat sheet.

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