How is NIDDK
working to educate and reach people who might be at risk for kidney disease?
"This NIH study provides invaluable evidence on how different types of calories affect metabolism and body composition," said NIDDK
Director Griffin Rodgers, MD.
has sponsored a number of large, multicenter studies of specific kidney disorders.
The initial sign that amyloidosis is present is the abnormally high amounts of protein in the urine or proteinuria (NIDDK
"Research has clearly shown that losing five to seven percent of body weight through diet and increased physical activity can prevent or delay pre-diabetes from progressing to type 2 diabetes," explains NIDDK
director Allen Spiegel.
Publications produced by the clearinghouse are carefully reviewed by both NIDDK
scientists and outside experts.
"We are excited that the NIDDK
has selected our technology to carry out this important work," said Erik Wallden, President and CEO of Pyrosequencing AB.
The National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse (NDIC) is a service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK
Meeting the Challenge: NIDDK
Targets Programs for Hispanics
The incidence and prevalence data for end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in the US will be available online from the US Renal Data System a year earlier than usual, the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK