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Online community

Become part of our community where you can chat with other young people with diabetes, share your stories and interests, and find other people who understand what living with diabetes is really like.

Our biggest communities can be found on Facebook and Twitter.

Follow @DiabetesUK

You’ll also find us onInstagram,YouTube,Pinterest,Periscope,Google+,LinkedInandFlickr.


We have adedicated blog sitefeaturing regular posts from people living with diabetes. Some have diabetes themselves, others have someone in their family who has diabetes.

Our forumis a warm and welcoming community with loads of knowledge from the everyday to the obscure. To join in, you just need to register – it's free and takes seconds.


Surfing safely


Lots of people like to use the internet to access health information. But how can you be sure that the sites you find are reliable and accurate?

Follow our guide

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