Saw the new CDE on Friday.
Since then (and yeah, I know, it’s only 3 days but…) numbers have dropped. I feel better!
I’ve been on my pump, an Animas Ping, since December, 2009. I’m still not great at analyzing trends or even seeing very obvious errors. The CDE/pump trainer I worked with was marvelous at spotting where changes needed to be made, but I haven’t been able to see her for over a year. The CDE/endo#2 office, not so good – looked at one week of numbers and only four per day.
On Friday, we had the printout from Diasend and the new CDE (endo office #3) sat there and saw stuff, suggested changes and if the last three days are any indication, this is going to be good.
I know there will still be ups and downs but – I feel like I have a better chance of staying right in the middle, most of the time, and that makes me happy.
And yup, this is pretty much me the past three mornings…
And – paperwork for the Dexcom will start as soon as I have a month’s worth of numbers. My pump was replaced on May 16th due to a “losing the date/time issue,” so will have to wait a few days to before I can get started on the journey to a CGMS. Fingers crossed!