Is Dexcom G6 indicated for use with pediatric-aged patients?
Yes, Dexcom G6 is indicated for children as young as 2 years old.
Is G7 Continuous Glucose Monitor indicated for pediatric patients?
Yes, Dexcom G7 Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) system is indicated for pediatric patients two years and older with any type of diabetes.
What is juvenile diabetes?
Juvenile diabetes is an older term for what is now known as type 1 diabetes. Type 1 diabetes is most often diagnosed in children and young adults whose bodies do not make insulin. Some symptoms include frequent urination, extreme thirst, hunger (even though a patient may be eating normally), fatigue, blurry vision, slow healing of cuts and bruises, and weight loss.