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
Read Dr. Rodgers’ statement on NIDDK’s commitment to advancing diversity, inclusion, and equity.
February 24 - 25, 2022
March 14 - 15, 2022
Understand hyperthyroidism—when the thyroid gland makes more thyroid hormones than your body needs.
Learn about NIDDK’s new strategic plan, youth diabetes prevalence, and healthy living tips.
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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.
Find out how you can prevent or slow the progression of kidney disease from high blood pressure.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a functional gastrointestinal (GI) disorder. Learn more about it here.
Dr. Griffin Rodgers explains how gestational diabetes can affect mother and baby.