Certificate of compliance

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney (NIDDK)

is in compliance with the HONcode

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17 Years

Certificate validity: 11 Sep 2013 - Sep 2015

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Date of initial review:

01 Aug 1996

Certificate validity:

11 Sep 2013 - Sep 2015

Date of last visit:

11 Sep 2013
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

Board of Scientific Counselors Membership Roster

(11 Sep 2013) - Link

Please note: NIDDK will not provide medical advice.
The medical information we provide is intended to help people better understand their health and their diagnosed disorders. For medical advice, diagnosis, and answers to your questions, NIDDK urges you to visit a qualified physician (or dietitian if your questions concern nutrition).

(11 Sep 2013) - Link

NIDDK Privacy Statement

(11 Sep 2013) - Link

The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

Publications produced by the Clearinghouse are carefully reviewed by both NIDDK scientists and outside experts. This publication was originally reviewed by Charles M. Peterson, M.D., M.B.A., director, Division of Blood Diseases and Resources at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, and Randie R. Little, Ph.D., NGSP, University of Missouri School of Medicine.

(11 Sep 2013) - Link

Page last updated: December 10, 2012

(11 Sep 2013) - Link

This principle is not applicable to this site 

Contact NIDDK

(11 Sep 2013) - Link

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The Web sites at the National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) are currently being modified so that they may be accessible to all users, and compatible with screen readers and other assistive technologies in order to comply with the Section 508 Standards. This is an on-going process. It is possible that you may encounter problems when accessing certain pages. If this is the case and you would like additional help accessing or understanding information on any NIDDK Web page, please contact us at

(24 Oct 2012) - Link

Budget and Legislative Information

(11 Sep 2013) - Link

The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site's certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.

Those responsible for the certified website are responsible for the content of the website unless otherwise provided by law.

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