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.
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Learn about thyroid tests that doctors use to check how well your thyroid is working.
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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.
Learn about the organs, movements, and other components of your body’s digestive process.
Talking early with your provider about your treatment options helps you take charge of your care.
Dr. Rodgers and guests discuss the FDA approval process for drugs and medical devices.