June Events Promote Free Cancer Screens
“Philipson’s and Price Chopper Partner with Cancer Services Program”
Uninsured and underinsured men and women living in Oneida, Herkimer and Madison Counties will have two opportunities during the month of June to enroll in the Cancer Services Program that provides free screenings for colorectal, cervical and breast cancer.
On Friday, June 18th, as part of Men’s Health Week, representatives of the Cancer Services Program will be on hand in the sporting goods departments of all four Herb Philipson’s Army & Navy stores in New Hartford, Rome, Oneida and Herkimer from 1pm to 4 pm providing free do-it-yourself at home colorectal cancer screening kits to all uninsured men fifty years of age and older. Educational information will be available and everyone is eligible to win a 50-dollar gift certificate to Herb Philipson’s.