- Men whose close relative (father, brother, uncle) has been diagnosed with prostate cancer have an increased risk of being diagnosed with prostate cancer.
- Prostate cancer occurs more often in African-American men than men of other races.
- The chance of having prostate cancer increases after age 50.
- Most studies have found that being obese is linked with a higher overall risk of getting prostate cancer.
This FREE screening is only for men who have never previously been diagnosed with prostate cancer and includes a PSA blood test and digital rectal exam.
Call Senator Hannon's Office at 516-739-1700 to schedule an appointment.