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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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      neithskye Latest: Hi From Canada! neithskye, Aug 17, 2018 at 12:00 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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      Phoenix55 Latest: Help needed Phoenix55, Aug 17, 2018 at 10:24 AM
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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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      Indy51 Latest: Low Carb Diets Dangerous Indy51, Aug 17, 2018 at 11:56 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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      heh Latest: What To Eat For Breakfast heh, Aug 17, 2018 at 12:00 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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      Chris Bowsher Latest: Type 1'stars R Us Chris Bowsher, Aug 17, 2018 at 11:52 AM
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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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      Sweetheart66 Latest: Pumps Are Not Gods Sweetheart66, Aug 17, 2018 at 10:26 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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    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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      Boozon Latest: Worried! Boozon, Aug 14, 2018 at 8:00 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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      Kiggy Latest: What do I call my diabetes Kiggy, Aug 17, 2018 at 1:36 AM
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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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    11. Gestational Diabetes

      Discuss all aspects of Gestational Diabetes and gestational diabetes problems.
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      Ciara86 Latest: Feeling Guilty.. Ciara86, Aug 16, 2018 at 10:29 PM
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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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      Lamont D Latest: Rh Or Not? Lamont D, Aug 15, 2018 at 4:47 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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      Grumpy ole thing Latest: Sleeping Over Grumpy ole thing, Aug 16, 2018 at 1:21 AM
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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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      tayelola Latest: Thank You Forum Hba1c Reduced In 4 Months tayelola, Aug 17, 2018 at 9:53 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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      Oscar_Emms Latest: Helping Friend With T1 Oscar_Emms, Aug 16, 2018 at 11:00 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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      ziawattoo54 Latest: Diabetic Friend? ziawattoo54, Aug 16, 2018 at 7:59 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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      Whirl2 Latest: Hi Parents Whirl2, Aug 16, 2018 at 10:31 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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      porl69 Latest: Just Found Out I’m Pregnant [emoji33] porl69, Aug 17, 2018 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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      Oldvatr Latest: Oh Dear, I Pea-ed All Over Myself Last Night Oldvatr, Aug 17, 2018 at 11:06 AM
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    2. Forum Games

      Post or join in with any forum games here!
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      Pasha Latest: A to Z of Male & Female Christian Names. Pasha, Aug 17, 2018 at 6:49 AM
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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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      briped Latest: Diabetic Gum Disease Is Good For Me. briped, Aug 14, 2018 at 9:58 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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      DCUKMod Latest: Soup DCUKMod, Aug 17, 2018 at 10:32 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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      Indy51 Latest: Another Study Indy51, Aug 17, 2018 at 12:01 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: Reversing diabetes with diet AloeSvea, Aug 17, 2018 at 12:55 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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      Scimama Latest: Vegetarians: What have you eaten today? Scimama, Aug 13, 2018 at 10:15 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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      Lar oli mu Latest: Possible coeliac Lar oli mu, Jul 12, 2018
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    6. Fasting

      Use this forum to discuss fasting (5:2, intermittent fasting or otherwise).
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      Lamont D Latest: Therapeutic Intermittent Fasting Lamont D, Aug 16, 2018 at 8:34 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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      DCUKMod Latest: Irritable Bowel Syndrome And Type 2 Diabetes DCUKMod, Aug 16, 2018 at 8:05 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.
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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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      DunePlodder Latest: Sleeping Though Alarms... DunePlodder, Aug 16, 2018 at 12:45 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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      kitedoc Latest: Autonomic Neuropathy kitedoc, Aug 16, 2018 at 11:03 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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      kitedoc Latest: Diabetes And Chronic Fatigue Syndrome kitedoc, Aug 17, 2018 at 9:37 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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      Pipp Latest: Been In Denial T2 For A Couple Of Years Pipp, Aug 15, 2018 at 9:01 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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    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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      Moggely Latest: Regular moderate exercise log Moggely, Aug 17, 2018 at 11:30 AM
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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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      porl69 Latest: Paramedic porl69, Aug 14, 2018 at 1:19 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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      Robinredbreast Latest: Disability discounts??? Robinredbreast, Aug 16, 2018 at 7:44 AM
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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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      Peter Latham Latest: Do you ride a motorbike? Peter Latham, Aug 12, 2018 at 7:52 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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      kprt0913 Latest: Cbd Oil With Type 1 Diabetes. kprt0913, Jul 31, 2018
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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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      alphabeta Latest: Diabetes Supplies alphabeta, Aug 17, 2018 at 11:29 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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      Guzzler Latest: Ivor Cummins Explains Everything Cholesterol Guzzler, Aug 16, 2018 at 10:29 AM
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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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      bamba Latest: Local group South Wales? bamba, Jul 27, 2018
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