National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
NIDDK conducts and supports research on many of the most common, costly, and chronic conditions to improve health.
- Digestive Diseases
- Kidney Disease
- Weight Management
- Liver Disease
- Urologic Diseases
- Endocrine Diseases
- Diet & Nutrition
- For Health Professionals
Encourage your child to build healthy habits by being a good role model.
Sept. 28 - 29, 2023
NIDDK researchers can refer to NIDDK guidance for writing a DMS plan.
Read Dr. Rodgers’ statement on NIDDK’s commitment to advancing diversity, inclusion, and equity.
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Research & Funding
Work side-by-side with leading NIH scientists.
Where to register and what to do before you apply for a funding opportunity
NIDDK offers and participates in a variety of opportunities for researchers.
Is Participating in Clinical Trials Right for You?
Clinical trials offer hope for many people and an opportunity to help
researchers find better treatments for others in the future.
Adrenal insufficiency occurs when the adrenal glands don't make enough of hormones such as cortisol.
Limiting sodium, protein, calcium, or oxalate may help prevent different types of kidney stones.
Find ways to incorporate physical activity into your daily routine to reach your health goals.