Free colon cancer screenings held by Mercy & Memorial Hospitals

Posted at 12:09 PM, Oct 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-30 15:09:59-04

Mercy and Memorial Hospitals is hosting free colon cancer screenings this week. 

Colon cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer death in the United States, but it is preventable with early detection and treatment. 

Learn more about colon cancer and receive a free screening at Dignity Health's Community Wellness Center at 2634 G Street in Bakersfield Monday, Oct. 1 through Saturday, Nov. 4.

Find the Facebook event here.

For more information or to reserve your screening, call the Community Wellness Center at

(661) 861-0852.