MECOSTA COUNTY – Preventative care is a key part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. District Health Department No. 10 is providing free cancer screenings to help area residents preserve their health.
Women ages 40 to 64, with limited insurance and income, are eligible for a breast exam, mammogram and pelvic exam at the health department. Women and men ages 50 to 64, with limited insurance and income, are eligible for a colorectal cancer screening. Screenings take place at the health department’s clinics, with locations in each of the 10 counties the department serves; residents of Osceola County also can take advantage of the Mecosta County resources.