Why are the G6 iOS 14 widget sensor readings delayed?
The Dexcom iOS 14 widget has a max number of times it can update per day based on Apple’s iOS 14 widget guidelines. As a result, you may need to wait longer than 5 minutes for the widget to update. This does not impact the timing of your G6 app alerts and alarm.
We understand this may cause you an inconvenience. If you need to access your CGM data immediately we recommend opening the G6 app or tapping on the iOS 14 widget to open the app and refresh the widget.
How do I enable the sharing of my glucose data from the Dexcom G6 app to the Apple Health app?
Apple Health is an app included in Apple devices with iOS 8 and higher. The user can enable the Dexcom G6 app to send glucose information to the Apple Health app. The Health app will display the Sharer’s glucose information with a three-hour delay. It will not display real-time glucose information. Follow these steps to enable the sharing of glucose data from the G6 app to the Health app on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad.