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This resource displays a hypothetical day for nine-year-old Max who has type 1 diabetes. Max uses the Dexcom G5 Mobile, takes multiple daily injections, and is being cared for by his grandmother for part of a weekend. Topics include CGM basics; ...

This resource is a sample 504 Plan that can be used as a foundation for an individual 504 plan. Parents, teachers, and healthcare professionals should work together to personalize the plan for each individual.  This sample 504 plan is not meant...

Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) is a powerful tool delivering information that patients with diabetes can use to improve their diabetes management and be empowered to sustain control. In this 2-minute video, see the differences between self-...

In this 2-minute video, get a glimpse of how the Dexcom G5 Mobile Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System works, the prescription ordering process, insurance coverage - including commercial plans and Medicare, and how CGM may benefit your...

Ready for Treatment Decisions?

You can use your Dexcom G5® Mobile Continuous Glucose Monitoring System to make treatment decisions. But how do you know you’re ready? Start by discussing Treatment Decisions: The Basics with your...

Dexcom has prepared a series of educational books and activity sheets to help parents to talk with their children about diabetes.

The Adventures of Dexton is a story written in diary format from the perspective of a nine-year-old boy with...