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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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 partcipates 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.
National Institute on Drug Abuse Director Dr. Nora Volkow discusses opioid abuse on Healthy Moments.
Don't take a vacation from your healthy lifestyle this summer. Follow these tips to stay on track.
The hormone cortisol can help the body respond to stress. But too much can cause Cushing’s syndrome.