Morning Checkup: prostate cancer awareness

Morning Checkup: prostate cancer awareness

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.

Dr. Kevin Chandler is chief of urology at Samaritan Medical Center. He says prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men in the country and is the second-most-common cause of cancer death in men.

Watch the video for his interview during Samaritan's weekly Morning Checkup segment on 7 News This Morning.

Prostate cancer screening is recommended once a year for men ages 55 to 69.

You can call Samaritan’s urology center at 315-782-7230.

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