Pew’s Health Initiatives
Follow @pewhealth for the latest news and information
The Pew Charitable Trusts is working to protect the health of all Americans through a variety of projects, conducting fact-based research and seeking nonpartisan policy solutions. From stemming the rising tide of opioid overdose deaths to reducing risks from foodborne pathogens, Pew endeavors to improve the public’s health and well-being.
Follow @pewhealth for the latest news and information.
Recent WorkView All
In the March issue of Science, Roberto Zoncu and his colleagues describe their discovery of a process by which lysosomal proteins relay the availability of cholesterol via a nutrient sensor called mTOR to control cell growth. Read More
A new study published in the April issue of Health Affairs finds mixed utilization results among states offering Medicaid dental benefits. Read More
On April 25 and 26, advocates from around the country will travel to Washington to meet with members of Congress and policymakers. These Supermoms Against Superbugs—including mothers, fathers, famers, chefs, and doctors—bring a unique perspective and their personal experience to raising awareness of the growing public health and national security threat posed by drug-resistant... Read More