The Methodist Wellmobile will be offering free PSA tests for Peoria County residents on June 15th, 2010 at the Methodist Medical Group at Princeville, 223 E. Main from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. The Methodist Wellmobile will also be on hand for free blood pressure and cholesterol screening. A PSA screening is recommended for men over the age of 50. A blood draw from the arm is analyzed in the lab and results are mailed to the patient. These results indicate a possible risk of Prostate Cancer. The free screening is offered through grant funding from the Peoria City /County Health Department.
Cholesterol, blood pressure and spirometry are also included with this screening. An 8-12 hour fast is required. An appointment is also required. You can register by going to www.mymethodist.net/events or by calling 672-5900.