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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: Hello Everyone! I am a Newbie. liam1955, Jul 24, 2016 at 10:17 AM
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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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      Typicaltwo Latest: So upset right now :( Typicaltwo, Jul 24, 2016 at 1:15 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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      Snapsy Latest: The head cannot take this! Snapsy, Jul 24, 2016 at 11:52 AM
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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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    5. Type 1 Diabetes

      Use this area of the forum for all discussion specifically relating to Type 1 Diabetes.
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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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    7. Type 2 Diabetes

      Use this area of the forum for all discussion specifically relating to Type 2 Diabetes.
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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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    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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    10. Prediabetes

      An area of the forum dedicated to the discussion and experience of Prediabetes and Borderline Diabetes.
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      AndBreathe Latest: Fixing dad AndBreathe, Jul 24, 2016 at 11:05 AM
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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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      Alicki Latest: News Alicki, Jul 21, 2016 at 6:35 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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      Bluetit1802 Latest: Don't know whether to feel mad or sad ... Bluetit1802, Jul 22, 2016 at 10:20 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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      sud5nala Latest: The Results Are In!! sud5nala, Jul 24, 2016 at 1:22 AM
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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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      edithh23 Latest: Help: holiday heat edithh23, Jul 23, 2016 at 3:45 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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      Michik Latest: How to make my life more successful? Michik, Jul 19, 2016 at 7:31 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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      My boy Latest: High blood sugars. Type1 child. My boy, Jul 23, 2016 at 12:50 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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      Robinredbreast Latest: Induction tomorrow - baby update Robinredbreast, Jul 24, 2016 at 9:16 AM
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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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      Molly56 Latest: What are you doing right now ? Molly56, Jul 24, 2016 at 1:35 PM
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    2. Forum Games

      Post or join in with any forum games here!
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      liam1955 Latest: Music game liam1955, Jul 24, 2016 at 1:29 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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      debrasue Latest: Quotations debrasue, Jul 23, 2016 at 9:11 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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      Galja Latest: Sugarless (sugar free) Wine Question Galja, Jul 23, 2016 at 8:08 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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      Avocado Sevenfold Latest: My low carb/IF Diet - BG and progress Avocado Sevenfold, Jul 24, 2016 at 1:26 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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      tatterzombie Latest: Newcastle Diet: reporting from Crete.. tatterzombie, Jul 20, 2016 at 9:40 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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    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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      Brunneria Latest: Fungisms Brunneria, Jul 24, 2016 at 6:28 AM
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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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      TorqPenderloin Latest: Dieting/weight loss TorqPenderloin, Jul 24, 2016 at 10:22 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.
      Hpetal Latest: Bad side effects from Glucophage SR Hpetal, Jul 22, 2016 at 1:20 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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      phdiabetic Latest: Freestyle Libre questions phdiabetic, Jul 24, 2016 at 7:52 AM
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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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      Cindylover1969 Latest: Diabetic Retinopathy appointment Cindylover1969, Jul 23, 2016 at 8:17 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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      Galja Latest: Asthma Medication and Weight Gain Galja, Jul 18, 2016 at 6:33 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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      abigailsheree Latest: Depression abigailsheree, Jul 19, 2016 at 3:02 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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      Oldvatr Latest: My experience with Gymnema Sylvestre Oldvatr, Jul 20, 2016 at 11:19 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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      Snapsy Latest: Regular moderate exercise log Snapsy, Jul 23, 2016 at 10:39 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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      hdragon Latest: Diabetic teachers? hdragon, Jul 20, 2016 at 12:18 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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      martin_1967 Latest: struggling martin_1967, Jul 18, 2016 at 10:15 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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      Mep Latest: conditions that can affect driving Mep, Jul 23, 2016 at 10:32 AM
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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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      KevinPotts Latest: Fats that Heal & Fats that Kill KevinPotts, Jul 18, 2016 at 9:18 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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      oldnevada Latest: New Ambitious Goal oldnevada, Jul 18, 2016 at 12:18 PM
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