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Upcoming Prostate Cancer & Diabetes Screenings


July/August 2015 Screenings
Free prostate cancer and diabetes screenings are offered each month for those who qualify. Additional screenings are offered as noted. Call CareCall at 803-296-CARE (2273) for a complete listing of upcoming events and to register.


Prostate Cancer Screening Eligibility
:

  • African-American men age 40-69; if family history, screening at age 35
  • All other men age 50-69; if family history, screening at age 45

Screenings will not be performed for men previously diagnosed with prostate cancer.


Diabetes Screening Eligibility
:

  • Non-diabetic adults age 18-44 who are “high risk” for developing type 2 diabetes
  • Non-diabetic adults age 45 and over are eligible for testing regardless of risk

Risk is determined by completing the American Diabetes Association risk assessment card. Screenings will not be performed for anyone previously diagnosed with diabetes.



Thursday, July 09
Take Five to Stay Alive
1501 Sumter St
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m.- 1 p.m.


Thursday, July 16
Take Five to Stay Alive
1501 Sumter St
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Thursday, July 23
Take Five to Stay Alive
1501 Sumter St
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Tuesday, July 28
Katherine E. Bellfield Cultural Arts Center
2611 Grant St
Columbia, SC 29203
5-6 p.m.

Thursday, July 30
Take Five to Stay Alive
1501 Sumter St
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m.-1 p.m

Saturday, August 1
Right Direction Church International
3506 Broad River Road
Columbia, SC 29210
10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Tuesday, August 04
Woman at Heart Pre-Screenings
1501 Sumter Street, Classrooms D&E
Columbia, SC 29201
7 a.m.- 10 a.m.
*Women Only. Glucose and Cholesterol screenings available. Registration required.

Wednesday, August 05
Woman at Heart Pre-Screenings
1501 Sumter St, Classrooms D&E
Columbia, SC 29201
7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
*Women Only. Glucose and Cholesterol screenings available. Registration required.

Thursday, August 06
Take Five to Stay Alive
1501 Sumter St
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Saturday, August 08
Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church
1341 McCords Ferry Rd
Lugoff, SC 29078 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
*BMI and Body Fat Screening Only.

Saturday, August 8
Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church
1804 Wilkinson Street
Cayce, SC 29033
2-4 p.m.
*BMI and Body Fat Screening Only.

Wednesday, August 12
Woman at Heart Pre-Screenings
1501 Sumter St, Classrooms D&E
Columbia, SC 29201
7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
*Women Only. Glucose and Cholesterol screenings available. Registration required.

Thursday, August 13
Woman at Heart Pre-Screenings
1501 Sumter St, Classrooms D&E
Columbia, SC 29201
7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
*Women Only. Glucose and Cholesterol screenings available. Registration required.

Thursday, August 13
Take Five to Stay Alive
1501 Sumter St
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m-1 p.m.

Saturday, August 15
Gill Creek Baptist Church
2116 Cushman Dr
Columbia, SC 29204
9 a.m.-12 p.m.
BMI and Body Fat Screening Only.

Wednesday, August 19
Woman at Heart Pre-Screenings
1501 Sumter St, Classrooms D&E
Columbia, SC 29201
7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
*Women Only. Glucose and Cholesterol screenings available. Registration required.

Thursday, August 20
Take Five to Stay Alive
1501 Sumter St
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Wednesday, August 26
Woman at Heart Pre-Screenings
1501 Sumter St, Classrooms D&E
Columbia, SC 29201
7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
*Women Only. Glucose and Cholesterol screenings available. Registration required.

Thursday, August 27
Take Five to Stay Alive
1501 Sumter St
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m.-1 p.m.


Saturday, August 29
Woman at Heart Pre-Screenings
1501 Sumter St, Classrooms D&E
Columbia, SC 29201
7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
*Women Only. Glucose and Cholesterol screenings available. Registration required.