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FREE TESTING: Hepatitis C Screening Offered

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Monday marks National Hepatitis Testing Day and a metro hospital is offering free testing.

More than four million Americans live with chronic hepatitis B or C in the U.S. but most don’t even know they’re infected. The disease can lead to serious liver problems and even cancer.

Experts say getting tested could potentially save your life.

The Center for Liver Disease is doing free hepatitis C testing in the Methodist atrium Monday until 4:00 p.m.

That’s at 1200 Pleasant Street in Des Moines.