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Bladder cancer: What to know about BCG treatment

Bacillus Calmette–Guerin is a form of immunotherapy that doctors can use to treat some forms of bladder cancer. Following surgery to remove the cancer, this treatment can help prevent the cancer from returning. In this article, we will discuss what Bacillus Calmette–Guerin (BCG) therapy is, when doctors use it, and what to expect during treatment.… Read More »

What to know about front shoulder pain

Damage to the shoulder may result from repetitive movements, manual labor, sports, or aging. A person may also injure this part of the body due to a bad fall or accident. Many people visit the doctor with front, or anterior, shoulder pain. The shoulder is a mobile structure that allows the arm to move freely… Read More »

At Peak RSV Season, Do You Know What to Watch For?

American Academy of Pediatrics: “RSV: When It’s More Than Just a Cold.” American Lung Association: “Diagnosing and Treating RSV,” “RSV Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors.” Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy: “Safety, Tolerability, and Pharmacokinetics of MEDI8897, the Respiratory Syncytial Virus Prefusion F-Targeting Monoclonal Antibody with an Extended Half-Life, in Healthy Adults.” Erica Bye, epidemiologist; RSV surveillance… Read More »