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  1. Welcome

    Information on how to use the forum and technical support
    1. Welcome and Getting Started

      Information on how to use the forum, our guidelines, FAQs and posting for research. For questions about diabetes, please go to the general messageboard.
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  2. Diabetes Support Forums

    Ask members of the forum about diabetes
    1. General Messageboard

      Use this forum for general chat
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      Latest: Experiment: dropping Metformin Eddy Edson, Jul 20, 2019 at 5:49 AM
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    2. Newbies say hello here!

      Welcome to the site - please use this thread to introduce yourself and say hi. If you have any questions please post them in the general messageboard.
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      Latest: potatoes JMyrtle, Jul 20, 2019 at 1:32 AM
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    3. Exercise/Sport

      Please post all your exercise/sport queries and experiences in this forum.
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      Latest: Libre and ginger biscuits Amity Island, Jul 19, 2019 at 10:24 PM
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    4. Food/carb queries + recipes

      Coming to terms with diabetes and food can be very difficult - this forum is for all your food and carbohydrate queries and a place to post your favourite recipes!
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    5. Events

      Post details of forthcoming fundraising events and post event reports.
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      Latest: Meet up in Essex 2019 stephknits, Jul 18, 2019 at 8:40 PM
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    6. Heroes and Heroines!

      Know someone who deserves a mention? Let us know.
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      Latest: Hero of the Month - Vince_UK Vince_UK, Jun 26, 2018
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    7. Pumping

      This is the place to discuss insulin pumping issues and experiences
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      Latest: YPSOmed insulin pump trophywench, Jul 19, 2019 at 12:51 PM
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    8. Parents

      This is an area for parents of children with diabetes to discuss, help and advise each other...
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      Latest: Sensors Bronco Billy, Jul 10, 2019
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    9. Diabetes in School

      This is an area for anyone to ask questions about getting the right diabetes care in school
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      Latest: Being at School in the 60s T1 HOBIE, Jun 5, 2019
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    10. The Weight Loss Group

      This forum is for people seeking support and encouragement, tips and stories about ways to shed the pounds and help manage their diabetes
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      Latest: Back on the wagon....... I hope!!! AndBreathe, Jul 19, 2019 at 11:28 PM
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    11. Pregnancy

      This area is especially for anyone with diabetes and pregnant, or has developed gestational diabetes. Please also read/post if you can offer advice from past experience!
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      Latest: Care during pregnancy HOBIE, Jun 21, 2019
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    12. Driving/DVLA

      Please post your comments/queries about diabetes and driving in here
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    13. Off the subject...

      There is more to us than having diabetes! Post any other rants/raves/subjects in here!
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      Latest: Promotion! silentsquirrel, Jul 19, 2019 at 9:56 AM
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    14. Entertainment - jokes, quizzes, funny pictures

      A place for diversion and humour!
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      Latest: What Are You Listening To? Seabreeze, Jul 19, 2019 at 11:32 PM
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  3. Information

    News stories about diabetes and health, recommended books, driving and useful links
    1. In the news...

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    2. Recommended books

      Post here your recommended books about diabetes
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      Latest: Middlemarch Sharron1, Jul 13, 2019
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    3. Links

      Please post any links that you think other users may find useful in here.
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      Latest: Private Messaging Ralph-YK, Jul 15, 2019 at 11:04 PM
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