A doctor performing a colonoscopy. (CBS)

HealthWatch: $8 Alternative To Colonoscopy

A cheaper, less invasive alternative to a colonoscopy is helping many people assess their risk for colorectal cancer, the third most common cancer in both men and women.


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ConsumerWatch: Blue Shield Customer Gets $5K Bill Reversed

A Palo Alto couple has just won their battle with Blue Shield over a $5,000 medical bill.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/04/2011

A doctor performing a colonoscopy. (CBS)

HealthWatch: Some Colon Cancer Screenings May Not Find Disease

One Bay Area family said their mother’s colon cancer screening gave her a false sense of security – with deadly results.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/01/2010