1. Home
  2. Health Information
  3. Health Communication Programs
  4. NIDDK Information Clearinghouses

NIDDK Information Clearinghouses

The NIDDK received congressional authorization for three information clearinghouses as described below as well as the Weight-control Information Network. You can access legislative information about NIDDK Information Clearinghouses at uscode.house.gov. The NIDDK provides public inquiry response services and health information via:

  • The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Health Information Center
  • Online Health Information - informed by NIDDK research, reviewed by doctors, and provided to help you understand more about the diseases and conditions you or your loved ones may face.

National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse

Established in 1978, the Clearinghouse provides information about diabetes to people with diabetes and to their families, health care professionals, and the public. The NDIC answers inquiries, develops and distributes publications, and works closely with professional and patient organizations and Government agencies to coordinate resources about diabetes.

View Diabetes Health Topics | Recursos en español

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse

Established in 1980, the Clearinghouse provides information about digestive diseases to people with digestive disorders and to their families, health care professionals, and the public. The NDDIC answers inquiries, develops and distributes publications, and works closely with professional and patient organizations and Government agencies to coordinate resources about digestive diseases.

View Digestive Disease Health Topics | Recursos en español

National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse

Established in 1987, the Clearinghouse provides information about diseases of the kidneys and urologic system to people with kidney and urologic disorders and to their families, health care professionals, and the public. The NKUDIC answers inquiries, develops and distributes publications, and works closely with professional and patient organizations and Government agencies to coordinate resources about kidney and urologic diseases.

View Kidney Disease Health Topics | Recursos en español

View Urologic Disease Health Topics | Recursos en español

Share