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Brief articles and multimedia about recent novel trials and results funded or conducted by NIDDK.
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Mar 12, 2015

More than 20 million Americans aged 20 or older may have chronic kidney disease (CKD) and millions more are at risk of developing the disease.

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Mar 10, 2015

New research supported by the National Institutes of Health shows how elements of the brain's stress and reward pathways can interact to suppress binge alcohol drinking.

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Feb 19, 2015

In an NIH-supported clinical trial comparing three drugs for diabetic macular edma (DME), Eylea (aflibercept) provided greater visual improvement, on average, than did Avastin (bevacizumab) or Lucentis (ranibizumab) when vision was 20/50 or worse at the start of the trial.

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Jan 6, 2015

People with type 1 diabetes who intensively control their blood glucose (blood sugar) early in their disease are likely to live longer than those who do not, according to research funded by the National Institutes of Health.

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Jan 5, 2015

Dr. Siminerio begins a two-year term as chair of the National Diabetes Education Program in January 2015.

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