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The Navigator Continuous Glucose Monitoring System (Abbott) was approved by FDA this week. Would you ever consider going on a CGMS?
Yes, I am on one now.
 
Yes, if my insurance would cover it.
 
Not sure, I do not know enough about them.
 
Not yet. The technology is not advanced enough.
 
Never, who wants to be hooked up 24/7?
 
No, but I never say never!
 

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by Nicole Purcell
I no longer wear an insulin pump. Nor do I wear a CGM. I wish the latter were different, as I think a CGM would be quite useful, but the welts that it leaves on my skin - in spite of multiple efforts to fight that welts - are just unacceptable. I am, however, still interested in when people remove their pumps and why. I've seen some recent discussion around folks being asked to remove their pump for mammogram procedure, so I figured I'd ask around the hospital I work to...