Free prostate cancer testing

Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven Hospital (file).

New Haven, Conn. (WTNH)- The Yale Cancer Center is offering free prostate cancer screening tonight at the McGivney Center for Cancer Care on George Street.

Health experts say African American men over the age of forty and men over forty with a family history of prostate cancer are at greatest risk.

Yale officials also say men between the ages of 55 and 69 and in reasonably good health are also at a high risk fort he disease. The event runs from 5-to-7:30 tonight at the McGIvney Center for Cancer Care at 659 George Street in New Haven.

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