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    1. Greetings and Introductions

      Introduce yourself to the Diabetes Community. Use this area to say hello and meet people for the first time. Welcome to the Diabetes Forum!
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      liam1955 Latest: Help required liam1955, Jun 29, 2016 at 4:15 PM
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    2. Newly Diagnosed

      If you are newly diagnosed with diabetes and would like to share your experiences or support with other people that have recently been diagnosed, please use this forum.
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      MikeinWales Latest: At 95 most of my contacts don't say much! MikeinWales, Jun 29, 2016 at 4:47 PM
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    3. Diabetes Discussions

      Discuss diabetes issues, get help about diabetes, share your diabetes experiences, offer support, meet other diabetics and learn more about diabetes.
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      Oldvatr Latest: Metformin - B12 Deficiency!!!!! Oldvatr, Jun 29, 2016 at 4:45 PM
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    4. Ask A Question

      If you have a question relating to your diabetes, managing your diabetes or anything else that is diabetes related, ask the Diabetes Community here.
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      Robbity Latest: Advice on low carb diet possible side effects Robbity, Jun 29, 2016 at 5:26 PM
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    5. Type 1 Diabetes

      Use this area of the forum for all discussion specifically relating to Type 1 Diabetes.
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      noblehead Latest: Type 1 Diabetic Prime Minister noblehead, Jun 29, 2016 at 5:26 PM
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    6. Insulin Pump Forum

      Forum for insulin pumpers and anyone interested in insulin pumps to discuss pump equipment, advantages, techniques, ask questions and offer support.
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      Eitak Latest: Cell Novo Eitak, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:33 PM
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    7. Type 2 Diabetes

      Use this area of the forum for all discussion specifically relating to Type 2 Diabetes.
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      ickihun Latest: Type 2 Life ickihun, Jun 29, 2016 at 5:23 PM
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    8. Type 1.5/LADA Diabetes

      Use this area of the forum for all discussion specifically relating to Type 1.5/LADA Diabetes.
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      Glink Latest: Does pre-LADA exist? Glink, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:41 PM
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    9. Type 3c (Pancreatic) Diabetes

      Forum to ask questions, find support and share experiences with people with Pancreatic Diabetes (aka Type 3c Diabetes).
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      Shar67 Latest: Type 3c Diabetes Shar67, Jun 19, 2016
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    10. Prediabetes

      An area of the forum dedicated to the discussion and experience of Prediabetes and Borderline Diabetes.
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      KevinPotts Latest: pulses KevinPotts, Jun 28, 2016 at 10:31 PM
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    11. Gestational Diabetes

      Discuss all aspects of Gestational Diabetes and gestational diabetes problems.
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    12. Reactive Hypoglycemia

      A forum to discover and discuss blood group disorders where hypoglycemic episodes are symptomatic.
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      lindisfel Latest: Reactive Hypoglycaemia hypo, on Libre screen lindisfel, Jun 27, 2016 at 10:54 PM
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    13. Diabetes Soapbox - Have Your Say

      Have your say about anything of concern to the diabetes community. This is your platform to make complaints and discuss the best way to solve them. We aim to assist you in any way.
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      hayleyowen90 Latest: The cost of Diabetes on the NHS hayleyowen90, Jun 28, 2016 at 10:32 PM
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    14. Success Stories and Testimonials

      Lowered your HbA1c? Lost some weight? Maybe you’re proud of something someone else has done. Whatever it may be, share it here!
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      Cat0409_ Latest: Reached Another Goal Cat0409_, Jun 29, 2016 at 2:07 PM
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    1. Children & Teens

      A section for children and young teens. Are you under 18? Head here to chat and meet people your own age!
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      Galen1595 Latest: Camping with friends Galen1595, Jun 29, 2016 at 2:14 AM
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    2. Young People/Adults

      A forum for people aged 18 and above (young adults) to chat, share and make friends.
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      alaska Latest: not coping well with diabetes alaska, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:24 PM
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    3. Parents

      A special section for parents of children with diabetes. This forum is for all discussion about caring for young people with diabetes and sharing your experience and knowledge.
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      Jmeechan Latest: Type 1 diabetic son Jmeechan, Jun 28, 2016 at 7:40 PM
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    4. Pregnancy

      Trying to conceive or already pregnant? This forum is for women with diabetes who wish to become pregnant or are already pregnant.
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      azure Latest: Unplanned pregnancy risks of high blood sugars azure, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:53 PM
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    1. General Chat

      Talk about everything and anything; world events, what books you are reading or films you've seen, what the weather was like... it's up to you.
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      Badboydavey1 Latest: What are you doing right now ? Badboydavey1, Jun 29, 2016 at 5:19 PM
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    2. Forum Games

      Post or join in with any forum games here!
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      dukidoll Latest: Movie alphabet game dukidoll, Jun 29, 2016 at 5:14 PM
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    3. Jokes and Humour

      The place for you to share those hilarious videos, pictures, stories and jokes!
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      Robinredbreast Latest: The Chicken Game Robinredbreast, Jun 29, 2016 at 11:45 AM
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    1. Food, Nutrition and Recipes

      Add your own recipes, discuss food and what works for you, help other people with diabetes to understand about diet.
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      Brunneria Latest: Low carb cake Brunneria, Jun 29, 2016 at 4:41 PM
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    2. Low-carb Diet Forum

      A forum for discussing and learning more about low carb diets. There may be people trying low carb for the first time, so please be compassionate.
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    3. Low Calorie Diets

      This forum is for discussion of low calorie diets including the Newcastle diet and for people who are consciously counting calories.
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      Naomi425 Latest: Advice on Newcastle Diet for smaller women Naomi425, Jun 29, 2016 at 9:16 AM
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    4. Vegetarian Diet Forum

      Forum for people who don't eat meat and those who would like to reduce their meat intake to discuss a vegetarian and/or vegan diet.
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      PurpleArmadillo Latest: Vegetarians: What have you eaten today? PurpleArmadillo, Jun 29, 2016 at 12:25 AM
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    5. Gluten-free Forum

      Support forum for people who have a gluten intolerance and/or lead a gluten-free lifestyle.
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    6. Fasting

      Use this forum to discuss fasting (5:2, intermittent fasting or otherwise).
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      Pink_Minx Latest: Fasting when unwell? Pink_Minx, Jun 26, 2016 at 12:15 PM
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    7. Weight Loss and Dieting

      Use this forum for all weight loss and dieting discussions. Ask questions and share your success stories here.
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      Galja Latest: 5 Big Questions Galja, Jun 29, 2016 at 2:25 AM
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    1. Diabetes Medication and Drugs

      For many people with diabetes, medication and drugs are an essential part of controlling blood glucose levels. Please use this forum for all questions relating to diabetes drugs.
      nosher8355 Latest: Alogliptin nosher8355, Jun 29, 2016 at 4:53 PM
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    2. Blood Glucose Monitoring

      The place to discuss testing and monitoring - from daily blood glucose testing and CGM to HbA1c.
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      KevinPotts Latest: Ketone testing KevinPotts, Jun 29, 2016 at 4:26 PM
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    3. Diabetes Complications

      Use this forum for all discussion about diabetes complications, how you prevent complications, what complications you have experienced and how they have affected you.
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      magjanereer Latest: Sleep issues with Diabetes magjanereer, Jun 29, 2016 at 4:59 PM
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    4. Other Health Conditions and Diabetes

      Discuss other medical conditions such as coeliac disease, IBS and thyroid problems and how they relate to diabetes.
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    5. Emotional and Mental Health

      Use this forum to discuss and find emotional and/or mental health support. We're in this together.
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      donnellysdogs Latest: Stress, Diabetes, and general Health donnellysdogs, Jun 25, 2016 at 1:01 AM
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    6. Alternative Treatments

      Discuss complementary and alternative remedies, treatments and supplements. These don't have to be diabetes related, so long as they're of use to the diabetes community.
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      kokhongw Latest: Bitter Melon (Gourd) tea kokhongw, Jun 27, 2016 at 2:41 AM
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    7. Fitness, Exercise and Sport

      For all fitness, exercise and sport discussion. People with diabetes can benefit hugely from regular exercise. Use this forum to discuss what you do and how it helps you.
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      Nickglanf Latest: T1 friendly smoothies/shakes Nickglanf, Jun 27, 2016 at 8:32 PM
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    1. Jobs and Employment

      Use this forum to discuss problems relating to diabetes and work, issues with your employer and discussions about employment.
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    2. Benefits

      This forum is for any queries or advice you may have about benefits, tax credits, VAT exemption and diabetes-related legislation.
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      copepod Latest: Work and carers allowance copepod, Jun 26, 2016 at 7:57 PM
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    3. Driving and DVLA

      Discuss driving and DVLA guidelines in relation to diabetes here. Share your experiences here!
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      donnellysdogs Latest: EU changes night-time hypos driving rule. donnellysdogs, Jun 26, 2016 at 6:00 PM
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    1. Diabetes News

      Discuss all diabetes related news - from whether you agree with the news to how it may effect you.
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    2. Diabetes Research

      Discuss all aspects of diabetes research. Post links to diabetes research articles and their findings.
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    1. Book and Product Reviews

      Use this area of the community to review and discuss books and products. Peer review can help others to make the right choices.
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      MclarenBabe Latest: Carbs and Cals App MclarenBabe, Jun 29, 2016 at 5:21 PM
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    2. Community Submitted Guides & Links

      Use this area of the forum to submit guides and links that other members of the community may find helpful.
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    3. Diabetes Events & Fundraising

      List and discuss all diabetes events and post your fundraising efforts, no matter how big or small. If commercial in nature, please contact the moderating team before posting.
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      NurseDee Latest: skydiving for Diabetes UK NurseDee, Jun 19, 2016
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