Molina Healthcare, a major insurer in Medicaid and state exchanges across the country, has shut down its online patient portal as it investigates a potential data breach that may have exposed sensitive medical information.
It was a hectic week for people who follow news about health politics. Kaiser Health News veteran reporters Mary Agnes Carey and Julie Rovner sat down to discuss some of the major developments.
A new nanodiamond-based contrast agent—a chemical “dye” that enhances the visibility of internal body structures in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)—could improve visualization of liver cancer tumors.
Scientists now know the biochemical signal that tells crowded cancer cells to break away from tumors and start the deadly migration called metastasis.
A new handheld device called CLiKX could improve the current surgical treatment of otitis media with effusion, also called “glue ear,” in children.