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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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      smilesandsmiles Latest: parent of newly diagnosed type 1 smilesandsmiles, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:23 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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      xsarndwich Latest: Type 1 new diagnosis xsarndwich, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:23 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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      FloraDora Latest: The 8 week blood sugar diet FloraDora, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:29 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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      Arab Horse Latest: Lancing Device Arab Horse, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:25 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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      smilesandsmiles Latest: "False" B.G Meter Readings smilesandsmiles, Feb 12, 2016 at 7:52 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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      Type1Lad Latest: Got my omnipod Type1Lad, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:36 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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      Jamrox Latest: This 8 week 800 calorie a day thing Jamrox, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:20 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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      s.sollis Latest: Help with Lantus dose s.sollis, Feb 11, 2016 at 10:27 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: Moving my flat belly diet updates here Shar67, Feb 11, 2016 at 11:38 PM
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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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      Andrew Colvin Latest: Kidney Pains? Andrew Colvin, Feb 11, 2016 at 8:54 PM
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    11. Gestational Diabetes

      Discuss all aspects of Gestational Diabetes and gestational diabetes problems.
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      azure Latest: Gestational Diabetes diagnosis azure, Feb 5, 2016
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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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      Kaz261 Latest: Pre-lunch low Kaz261, Feb 12, 2016 at 2:23 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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      TheCordwainer Latest: Lack of support from the health service TheCordwainer, Feb 12, 2016 at 4:36 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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      Clivethedrive Latest: After 9+yrs of Metformin no more meds! Clivethedrive, Feb 12, 2016 at 3:44 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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      hareshg06 Latest: 16 female looking for friends hareshg06, Feb 10, 2016 at 6:12 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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      morrocan-biabet Latest: Type 1 Chat morrocan-biabet, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:07 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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      Kitkatdrake Latest: Christmas and snacks/treats in general Kitkatdrake, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:35 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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      Cloe-1992 Latest: Baby coming Cloe-1992, Feb 12, 2016 at 7:51 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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      AnnInDenmark Latest: What do you call your... AnnInDenmark, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:13 PM
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    2. Forum Games

      Post or join in with any forum games here!
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      Scimama Latest: A to z of geographical place names. Scimama, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:35 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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      Alisonjane10 Latest: Have a smile on me. X Alisonjane10, Feb 12, 2016 at 2:39 PM
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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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      Finsky Latest: Herbal Teas Finsky, Feb 12, 2016 at 10:16 AM
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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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      Wayne36 Latest: What have you eaten today? Wayne36, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:36 PM
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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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      AloeSvea Latest: 5:2 or other fasting. anyone fasting today? AloeSvea, Feb 12, 2016 at 5:43 PM
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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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      Scimama Latest: Vegetarians: What have you eaten today? Scimama, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:24 PM
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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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      CarbsRok Latest: What have you eaten today? CarbsRok, Feb 1, 2016
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    6. 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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      LiveinHope Latest: 8-week Blood Sugar Diet LiveinHope, Feb 11, 2016 at 10:31 PM
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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.
      danebabe1 Latest: forxiga and feminine itching.... danebabe1, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:25 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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      smilesandsmiles Latest: Freestyle Libre - is it worth it? smilesandsmiles, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:04 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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      Positivo Latest: Diabetes itchy skin Positivo, Feb 12, 2016 at 2:46 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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      Notorious Latest: type 2 from steroids had UC now have j pouch Notorious, Feb 12, 2016 at 3:15 PM
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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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      Chook Latest: Binge eating Chook, Feb 12, 2016 at 12:43 PM
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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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      Prem51 Latest: Fenugreek to manage BG levels Prem51, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:52 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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      muzza3 Latest: Regular moderate exercise log muzza3, Feb 12, 2016 at 2:32 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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      Positivo Latest: Retinopathy appts Positivo, Feb 12, 2016 at 12:45 PM
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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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      Jamrox Latest: Disability living allowance Jamrox, Feb 9, 2016 at 6:23 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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      CarbsRok Latest: Driving and hypo;s need advice please CarbsRok, Feb 12, 2016 at 6:23 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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      robin47 Latest: FIXING DAD VIDEO robin47, Feb 12, 2016 at 11:17 AM
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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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      Marymint Latest: News Topic on Diabetes. Marymint, Feb 9, 2016 at 9:21 PM
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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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