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St. Mary's Medical Center in San Francisco. (CBS)

HealthWatch: Cancer Patient Says SF Hospital Denied Insurer-Approved Care

A college professor and mother of two with a serious illness said a Bay Area hospital denied potentially life-prolonging treatment, despite approval from her insurance company.

04/26/2012

Computerized mammography.

HealthWatch: Higher Cancer Risks For Taller Women

A new report published in The Lancet finds taller women are actually at increased risk for a wide variety of cancers.

KPIX 5–07/21/2011

(Credit: The Skin Cancer Foundation)

Skin Cancer: 38 Photos That Could Save Your Life

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer, with more than 3.5 million cases affecting more than two million people each year…

CBS San Francisco–05/02/2011