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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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      noblehead Latest: Hi everyone, Type1. noblehead, May 3, 2016 at 12:44 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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      Daibell Latest: Another Newbie with type 2 Daibell, May 3, 2016 at 9:24 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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      choklit buttons Latest: ** Possible Boots The Chemist Alert ** choklit buttons, May 3, 2016 at 10:50 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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      zicksi101 Latest: Thyroid medication zicksi101, May 3, 2016 at 10:51 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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      himtoo Latest: Support System himtoo, May 3, 2016 at 10:47 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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      Jubblyjo1601 Latest: After a bit of advice please Jubblyjo1601, May 3, 2016 at 9:32 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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      Lindy1706 Latest: Rant alert Lindy1706, May 3, 2016 at 10:56 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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      Sobeit Latest: How is type1 1/2 differentiated from type 2? Sobeit, May 3, 2016 at 10:18 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: This is me Shar67, Apr 30, 2016 at 10:48 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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      Robbity Latest: Need Help in American measurements Robbity, May 3, 2016 at 7:18 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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      himtoo Latest: Freestyle Libra Readings himtoo, May 3, 2016 at 10:50 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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      EdMac Latest: Milestone Day EdMac, May 3, 2016 at 11:28 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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      Pollylocks Latest: Low carb/no sugar sweets Pollylocks, May 2, 2016 at 2:22 PM
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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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      caarlyx Latest: 21 / T1 / since I can remember caarlyx, May 3, 2016 at 3:41 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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      1Sarah1 Latest: Type 1 at 6 months old 1Sarah1, May 2, 2016 at 11:03 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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      julie56 Latest: She's here! julie56, May 3, 2016 at 2:17 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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      Kat100 Latest: What are you doing right now ? Kat100, May 3, 2016 at 10:22 PM
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    2. Forum Games

      Post or join in with any forum games here!
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      paula.nolan42 Latest: A to Z of Music paula.nolan42, May 3, 2016 at 10:30 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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      LaurenMoffitt Latest: How to give a cat a tablet LaurenMoffitt, May 3, 2016 at 3:30 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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      PenfoldAPD Latest: Fennel seeds - a miracle cure? PenfoldAPD, May 3, 2016 at 10:13 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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      Lindy1706 Latest: What have you eaten today? Lindy1706, May 3, 2016 at 10:44 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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      SunnyExpat Latest: Hungry, day 1 of Newcastle Diet SunnyExpat, May 3, 2016 at 10:12 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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      Avocado Sevenfold Latest: Vegan meals Avocado Sevenfold, Apr 30, 2016 at 11:16 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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      MammaLucy Latest: Coeliacs disease MammaLucy, Mar 29, 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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      B583 Latest: Hypnosis for wellbeing B583, May 3, 2016 at 9:53 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.
      ladybird64 Latest: Victoza (Liraglutide) - weight loss? ladybird64, May 3, 2016 at 2:56 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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      Bluetit1802 Latest: Incorrect readings. Bluetit1802, May 3, 2016 at 10:57 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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      himtoo Latest: Advanced retinopothy himtoo, May 3, 2016 at 10:57 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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      clifft Latest: Under active thyroid clifft, May 3, 2016 at 6:46 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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      ladybird64 Latest: Binge eating ladybird64, May 3, 2016 at 10:45 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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    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, May 1, 2016 at 8:15 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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      copepod Latest: Flexible working copepod, May 3, 2016 at 6:53 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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      Tracey167 Latest: PPL stopped Tracey167, Apr 29, 2016 at 7:28 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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      CLC Latest: Type 1 HGV License CLC, May 3, 2016 at 6:57 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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      Sable_Jan Latest: What books are out there? Sable_Jan, Apr 23, 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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      tara18 Latest: Meetings/ groups in Swansea tara18, Apr 26, 2016
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