LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City and Alta View Hospital in Sandy are offering free prostate cancer screenings this week and next to educate about the disease and help men detect the cancer at its earliest and most treatable stage.

Screenings are today from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at LDS Hospital, 370 9th Ave., Suite 208; and Sept. 23 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in the surgical center at Alta View Hospital, 9660 S. 1300 East, Sandy.

The free screening clinics are for men with a family history of prostate cancer, those 50 and older and men with no insurance or limited insurance. The screening includes a prostate-specific antigen test and a digital rectal exam.

Reservations are needed. Call 801-507-3800.