ABILITY TO TRACK AND REPORT BLOOD SUGARS. NOW THE NEW GENERATION CGM IS SO GOOD EVERY DIABETICIC SHOULD BE USING IT. KEEPING BLOOD SUGAR WITHIN A NORMAL RANGE IS CRITICAL FOR THOSE WITH DIABETES. FOR YEARS THAT MEANT FINGER STICKS A DOZEN OR MORE TIMES A DAY. YOU HAVE TO PULL OUT A BUNCH OF STUFF AND CHECK YOUR BLOOD SUGARS. THEY HURT MORE THAN INJECTIONS FOR SOME PEOPLE. FINGER STICKS ONLY GIVE A SNAPSHOT OF BLOOD SUGAR AT THAT INSTANT IN TIME. I HAD NO IDEA IF IT WAS GOING UP OR DOWN OR STAYING STABLE. LOW BLOOD SUGAR ON THE TRACK COULD BE LETHAL BECAUSE OF INFLAMED BRAIN FUNCTION. THAT’S WHERE CONTINUOUS GLUCOSE MONITORS COME IN. THE NEWEST VERSION IS A QUANTUM LEAP IN CGM TECHNOLOGY. IT’S A TINY NEEDLE THAT STAYS UNDER YOUR SKIN FOR TEN DAYS. IT’S SEEN A REDUCTION IN BOTH HIGH BLOOD SUGARS AND LOW BLOOD SUGARS. THESE DEVICES HAVE BEEN LIFE CHANGING FOR PEOPLE. G6CGM IS A MAJOR ADVANCE BECAUSE IT CONSTANTLY UPLOADS BLOOD SUGAR READINGS TO YOUR SMARTPHONES. ALSO IMPORTANT IS THE ABILITY TO SET ALARMS FOR TOO HIGH OR LOW BLOOD SUGARS. IT’S THE LOSS OF FEAR OF GOING TO SLEEP AT NIGHT WORRYING WHETHER YOUR BLOOD SUGAR WILL BE TOO HIGH OR TOO LOW. YOU’LL GET AN ALARM. ANOTHER MAJOR PLUS IS THE APPLICATOR. THE INSERTION IS A NIGHT AND DAY DIFFERENCE. THEY CAME OUT WITH A ONE BUTTON APPLICATOR THAT’S COMPLETELY PAINLESS AND THERE’S NO CALIBRATION INVOLVED. THAT CALIBRATION ISSUE IS BIG. IT’S THE FIRST CGM THAT THE FDA DOES NOT REQUIRE CALIBRATION WITH FINGER STICKS. . THIS BASICALLY YOU CHANGE IT EVERY TEN DAYS OR SO MOVE IT TO A DIFFERENT SPOT USUALLY ON YOUR ABDOMEN AND IT TRANSLATES INTO A