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
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NIDDK Director Dr. Griffin P. Rodgers explains how to make a difference by joining a clinical trial.
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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 medications can affect your kidneys and what you can do to stay healthy.
If you have diabetes, learn what steps you can take to prevent diabetic eye disease.
Dr. Rodgers discusses Celiac disease, which affects more than two million people in America.