Free skin cancer screenings offered in Bellingham May 3


BELLINGHAM - Fifty people will be able to get a free skin cancer screening Saturday, May 3, at the PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center.

The event is 9 to 11 a.m. at 3301 Squalicum Parkway.

The screening will be painless and take about 10 minutes.

Doctors may examine arms, legs and above the chest or other areas that are of concern to participants.

Participants should wear short-sleeved shirts and shorts if their arms and legs are going to be examined.

The most common of all cancers, skin cancer makes up nearly half of all cancers in the U.S.

Reservations are required. Do so by calling the cancer center at 360-788-8226. Space is limited to 50 people.

Reach KIE RELYEA at or call 715-2234.

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