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Diabetes UK's Support Forum is a place for you to exchange knowledge and experiences with other people with diabetes, family and carers.

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  • name On a bicycle made for Type 2

    "My first ride home took me 45 minutes and I was jeered as I passed a snooker club by the smokers standing outside, something which I found rather ironic!"