I consistently achieve over 90% blood sugar time in range using the Control IQ algorithm on the Tandem t:slim x2 insulin pump powered by Dexcom G6 CGM. This has been a game changer for my type 1 diabetes.
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0:00 Control IQ introduction & How it works
4:00 Impact of Control IQ on time in range %
4:33 Sleep mode and exercise mode on Control IQ
6:30 Control IQ disadvantages
7:43 What I like the most about Control IQ
8:08 HbA1c and average blood sugar with Control IQ
9:42 Control IQ supported CGM systems
10:41 Adjustment period after switching to Control IQ
11:03 My control IQ tips and mistakes
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Disclaimer: I am not a medical professional and my videos are not medical advice. What works for me might not work for others. Please consult your medical professional regarding your diabetes treatment. Note that the content of this video was not discussed with or approved by Tandem Diabetes or Dexcom. I just use and love their products and share my personal experience.
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