All men think that they are going to live forever. Unfortunately, there are diseases that will prevent men from living forever and one of those diseases is called prostate cancer.
To make sure that men catch the cancer in time, Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA), the National Football League Alumni Association (NFLA) and LabCorp are coming together to get men up to speed on the disease and on how a man can screen for it.
Starting on September 1st, 2017 and ending on October 15th, 2017, men, who are 40 and older and meet the requirements to get screened, should go to the nearest LabCorp or any of the 1,750 that exist in the US and get a Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) screening. The first 2,000 screenings will be free. After 2,000, the screening will cost $25. $25 is a small price to pay for saving a man’s life.
Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers in men as 1 in 7 men can get this cancer in the rime of their lives. In 2017 alone, the American Cancer Society believes that about 160,000 men could be diagnosed with the disease. Experts think that men who are older then 40 have the highest risk of getting the disease. history and race are biggest factors in getting the diseases. 70 percent of Black men could get prostate cancer.
The Cancer Treatment Centers of America is an organization that fights cancer every day at its five hospitals around the Unitred States. These hospitals are directed from its headquarters in Boca Raton, FL and they are located in Tulsa, Phoenix, Philadelphia and Chicago.
The Cancer Treatment Centers of America fights cancer by using the latest advancements in surgery, radiation, immunotherapy, genomic testing and precision cancer treatment. All the treatments are centered around the patient and tries to make the patient’s soul gets healed as well the disease. Patients have giving the hospital high satisfaction ratings.
Prostate cancer is one of the most serious diseases that a man can get. and these screenings should help men in curing the disease.