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Health Clinics to Provide Free Prostate Screening for Men

On October 2, 5, and 6


Anchorage, Alaska (September 29, 2015) – Alaska Urology and Epoch Health, have joined together to provide three free Prostate Screening events for men in Anchorage, Eagle River and Mat-Su Valley.  Location and times include:

Friday October 2

Monday October 5

Tuesday October 6

9:00 am - 7:00 pm

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Alaska Urology - Palmer

Alaska Urology - Eagle River

Epoch Health

2490 S Woodworth Loop, #401

17025 Snowmobile Lane, #1

3074 Mt. View Dr #196

Palmer, Alaska

Eagle River, Alaska

Anchorage, Alaska

The screening consists of digital rectal exam and blood draw with labs to include prostate specific antigen (PSA), basic metabolic panel, hormones, vitamins, complete blood count and lipid panel.  No fasting required.

One in six men will develop prostate cancer in his lifetime.  Early-stage prostate cancer has no symptoms, but it can be detected through screening.  Men over 40 should consider being tested.

Walk ins are welcomed and appointments are encouraged.  For Palmer or Eagle River locations, call (907) 745-9300; for Anchorage location, call (907) 202-8282.


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