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Table 2 General use of internet communication in women with type 1 diabetes (n = 105)

From: Internet use, needs and expectations of web-based information and communication in childbearing women with type 1 diabetes

Frequency Every day One or more times a week One or more times a month Less often than once a month Never
Communication n (%)      
E-mail 59 (56.2) 36 (34.3) 7 (6.7) 3 (2.9) 0
Chat
(MSN, Skype, etc)
8 (7.8) 10 (9.8) 19 (18.6) 21(20.6) 44 (43.1)
Blogs, forums 7 (6.9) 13 (12.9) 12 (11.9) 15 (14.9) 54 (53.5)
Social websites
(Facebook, MySpace, etc)
42 (40.8) 23 (22.3) 14 (13.6) 4 (3.9) 20 (19.4)
Public authority websites 3 (2.9) 16 (15.5) 65 (63.1) 15 (14.6) 4 (3.9)