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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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      Kristin251 Latest: Long time Type1 diabetic, first time poster Kristin251, Sep 26, 2016 at 5:56 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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    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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    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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      azure Latest: BS 2.6 before bedtime - Please help azure, Sep 26, 2016 at 5:59 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: Leaky injection site? noblehead, Sep 26, 2016 at 6:02 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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      AndyWatt Latest: Freestyle Libre and Insulin Pump AndyWatt, Sep 26, 2016 at 11:33 AM
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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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      bulkbiker Latest: Confused about blood readings bulkbiker, Sep 26, 2016 at 5:38 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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      Contralto Latest: New LADA 1.5 diabetic sharing his experiences Contralto, Sep 25, 2016 at 9:16 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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      Snootybutnice Latest: Wow New Forum!!! Snootybutnice, Sep 25, 2016 at 8:52 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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      carty Latest: normal food carty, Sep 25, 2016 at 1:43 PM
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    11. Gestational Diabetes

      Discuss all aspects of Gestational Diabetes and gestational diabetes problems.
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      azure Latest: Recipe ideas azure, Sep 15, 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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      AndBreathe Latest: Intermittent fasting. AndBreathe, Sep 22, 2016 at 5:09 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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    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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    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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      shivles Latest: Low carb for kids shivles, Sep 25, 2016 at 9:27 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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      Miri94 Latest: Piercing.. Miri94, Sep 26, 2016 at 5:45 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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      shivles Latest: What do you think of these numbers shivles, Sep 26, 2016 at 3:36 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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      marie85 Latest: Help!! marie85, Sep 26, 2016 at 4:05 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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      chris lowe Latest: What are you doing right now ? chris lowe, Sep 26, 2016 at 6:08 PM
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    2. Forum Games

      Post or join in with any forum games here!
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      ellagy Latest: Make a sentence from five letters :D ellagy, Sep 26, 2016 at 5:44 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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      spmccann Latest: Try to understand what your doctor means!! spmccann, Sep 26, 2016 at 2:29 PM
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    1. 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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      ExD Latest: Newbie with lots of questions ExD, Sep 26, 2016 at 10:46 AM
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    2. 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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      Energize Latest: Type 2 control Energize, Sep 25, 2016 at 10:23 PM
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    3. 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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      Ledzeptt Latest: Vegetarians: What have you eaten today? Ledzeptt, Sep 26, 2016 at 12:50 PM
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    4. Gluten-free Forum

      Support forum for people who have a gluten intolerance and/or lead a gluten-free lifestyle.
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      TJR56 Latest: Test for coeliac????? TJR56, Aug 12, 2016
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    5. Fasting

      Use this forum to discuss fasting (5:2, intermittent fasting or otherwise).
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      sewist Latest: All that fat!!! sewist, Sep 22, 2016 at 10:40 PM
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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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      Freema Latest: 8-week Blood Sugar Diet Freema, Sep 24, 2016 at 7:36 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.
      Scarlet10 Latest: Toujeo insulin Scarlet10, Sep 23, 2016 at 3:25 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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    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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      chalup Latest: Neuropathy extreme pain, other types of meds ect chalup, Sep 20, 2016 at 12:48 AM
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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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      Indy51 Latest: Carpel tunnel syndrome Indy51, Sep 24, 2016 at 1:44 AM
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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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    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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      jonbvn Latest: Bitter melon jonbvn, Sep 21, 2016 at 10:08 PM
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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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      copepod Latest: Curious about bloods... copepod, Sep 26, 2016 at 1:40 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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      catapillar Latest: Type1. Day Off Work/Worried About My Job catapillar, Sep 25, 2016 at 7:35 AM
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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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      martin_1967 Latest: struggling martin_1967, Sep 20, 2016 at 9:49 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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      denbo Latest: driving denbo, Sep 25, 2016 at 6:15 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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      fene48 Latest: Dr Michael Mosley Book fene48, Aug 28, 2016
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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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      Contralto Latest: Thames Bridges Walk Contralto, Aug 29, 2016
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