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Free screenings for lung cancer

Sharon, Pa.

Sharon Regional Health System is offering free lung- cancer screenings as part of an ongoing community effort to aid in the early detection of lung cancer.

To be eligible to participate in the screenings individuals must have a primary-care physician and meet the following criteria: between 55 and 74 years old, smoke at least 30 packs of cigarettes per year, or be a former smoker who quit in the last 15 years and not be under a doctor’s care for a lung condition.

Free Lung Cancer Screening sponsored by

Sharon Regional’s Cancer Care Center in conjunction

with The Great American Smokeout.

Date: Saturday, November 17, 2012

Time: 7 a.m.

Who: Ages 55-75; Current 30+ pack per

year smoker; Former smoker who quit in

the last 15 years

Location: Sharon Regional Diagnostic

and Imaging Center

2435 Garden Way, Hermitage

The screening includes a free low-dose CT scan

of the lung for detecting cancerous lung tumors

early, when they are most treatable. Information on

smoking cessation classes will be available.

Registration is required. Call 724-983-5518

or 800-346-7997 to schedule your appointment.

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