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Doctors Say California To Face Care Shortage Following Reform

Millions of Californians who don’t have medical insurance will within two years, now that the Supreme Court has upheld President Barack Obama’s health care reform law.

06/29/2012

10 Ways To Cancer-Proof Your Breasts

Bay Area Legislator Looks To Improve Breast Cancer Detection

California Senator Joe Simitian’s proposal addresses dense breast tissue that reads white on a mammogram and blocks a good, clean reading. Cancer and other abnormalities could be overlooked.

04/01/2012

Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Indianapolis Colts signs autographs before the kickoff against the Jacksonville Jaguars January 1 at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Florida. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

49ers Reportedly In The Race For Peyton Manning

ESPN is reporting that free agent quarterback Peyton Manning underwent a physical and threw passes in front of 49er coaches this week, according to their NFL league sources.

03/16/2012

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California Whooping Cough Cases Drop Dramatically

State health officials are crediting extensive public outreach for a dramatic drop in whooping cough cases last year, after a deadly year in 2010.

01/24/2012

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ConsumerWatch: 5-Star Doctor Reviews Raise Red Flags

Many consumers now count on review sites to research businesses, restaurants and doctors. But a doctor review site is being accused of posting its own positive comments.

KPIX 5–05/31/2011

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ConsumerWatch: Doctors Pursue Legal Remedy For Bad Reviews

Next time you go to a new doctor, you could be asked to sign a new kind of agreement. It’s a document that could place limits on what you say publicly about the doctor once you leave the office.

KPIX 5–05/19/2011

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ConsumerWatch: SF Medical Group Offers Same-Day Appointments

Getting a last minute doctor’s appointment can be a challenge. A new medical group allows patients to book a same day appointment, but it comes with an annual fee.

KPIX 5–05/12/2011

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ConsumerWatch: More Doctors Tack On Administrative Fees

Millions of Americans have been hit with higher premium prices, but now some may be facing an extra charge by their physican.

KPIX 5–05/10/2011

Doctors and patients at a free medical health care clinic (photo by Nick Ut/Associated Press)

Thousands Line Up In Oakland For Free Health Clinic

Thousands of people looking for health services made their way to the Oakland Coliseum for a free four-day health clinic.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/12/2011

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Bay Area Doctors Polled On Patient Care

Many patients have had a gripe or two about their doctor in the past, but according to a new survey, that goes both ways.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/13/2011

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