Northwest Cancer Clinic in Kennewick is offering free prostate screenings from 4 to 7 p.m. today and Friday.
Several local physicians are participating. They include: Drs. Sheila Rege, Robert Chin and Eugene Hong, all radiation oncologists from the cancer clinic; and Drs. Fred Foss, Naeem Chavla, Animesh Sahai and John Medica, all local urologists. Quest Diagnostics is the co-sponsor.
Prostate screenings generally are recommended for men older than 50, and sometimes men older than 40 based on family history.
Prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer among men in the U.S.
To RSVP, call 987-1800. Walk-ins also are welcome. The clinic is at 7379 W Deschutes Ave., No. 100. For more information, go to ww.nwcancerclinic.com.