Interactive Health Education Tools : NIDDK

Interactive Health Education Tools

Learn About Diseases and Conditions Using Interactive Tools


Interactive quizzes designed to test your knowledge about different diseases and health topics.


Digital recordings of Research Radio broadcasts available for downloading to a personal audio player or a computer.


Digital recordings made available for downloading to a personal video player or computer. Vodcasting, also called video podcasting or videocasting, adds video to the downloadable sound files to which podcast listeners are accustomed. After downloading and saving a vodcast, users can choose when and where they want to watch the video.

Healthy Moments

A year-long series of weekly reports, featuring Dr. Griffin Rodgers, Director of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, with tips on how to prevent and control diseases that are within the mission of the NIDDK.

Streaming Audio

Audio files that may be played from your desktop. RealPlayer Exit Disclaimer is required to listen to these streams. If you do not have RealPlayer, you will be prompted to obtain a free download of the software which will permit you to listen to the audio files.


Interactive slideshows designed to educate patients about different diseases and medical procedures.


Interactive resources that will help you to properly monitor your health through diet and exercise and stay healthy.

Curricula Available From the NIH

A variety of lesson plans, educational materials, and classroom activities for teachers and students to reference.


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