U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) supports a wide range of medical research through grants to universities and other medical research institutions across the country. The Institute also supports government scientists who conduct basic, translational and clinical research across a broad spectrum of research topics and serious, chronic diseases and conditions related to the institute's mission. In addition, the NIDDK supports research training for students and scientists at various stages of their careers and a range of education and outreach programs to bring science-based information to patients and their families, health care professionals and the public.
Dr. Griffin P. Rodgers, M.D., M.A.C.P.


Griffin P. Rodgers, M.D., M.A.C.P.
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In this month's Healthy Moments broadcasts, NIDDK Director Dr. Griffin P. Rodgers talks with NIAAA Director Dr. George F. Koob about how risky drinking can affect your health.
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If you have diabetes, find tips to help you eat healthy while you enjoy summer barbecues.
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Talk with your family about kidney disease and its connection to diabetes and high blood pressure.