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
Learn the difference between a portion and a serving for reaching or staying at a healthy weight.
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.
Losing a modest amount of weight with nutrition and physical activity may prevent type 2 diabetes.
Learn how following a meal plan may help you manage your kidney health.
Building healthy habits now can help you stay on track during the holidays and the new year.