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.
Sept. 30 - October 1, 2021
In the News
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.
If you are lactose intolerant, make sure you get enough calcium and vitamin D each day.
Learn about the symptoms and causes of hypothyroidism, which is also called underactive thyroid.
Dr. Rodgers gives tips on how you can maintain a healthy weight and stay active.