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Online Medical Testing

A lab technician works on a blood sample at a hospital. (FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

HealthWatch: Do-It-Yourself Medical Tests Now Online

You can now order your own lab tests online without seeing a doctor. Test results are reported by e-mail and they can save time and money, but are they a good idea?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/01/2011