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[AUG. 31, 2004]  On Sept. 21 the Logan County Health Department, 109 Third St., will host FREE prostate cancer screening from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Screenings will be performed by Dr. Baron, Dr. Roszhart and Dr. Severino from the Springfield Clinic.

Prostate screenings are recommended for men over 50 years of age and for men over 40 who are African-American or have a family history of prostate cancer.

Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer diagnosed in American men and is the second leading cause of cancer death in men, topped only by lung cancer. It is estimated that one of every five men will develop prostate cancer.

Call (217) 735-2317 to schedule a screening appointment.

[Logan County Health Department
news release]


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