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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 »

21 Answers to Your Biggest Questions About Avengers: Endgame

After more than a decade of buildup—and one brutal, yearlong cliffhanger—Avengers: Endgame will be released at last on April 26. Marvel’s latest apocalyptic opus promises a resolution not only to last year’s Avengers: Infinity War, but to an entire era of blockbuster filmmaking. While the Marvel Cinematic Universe will surely spiral on until our own,… Read More »

What to know about 'tree man' syndrome

For years, 28-year-old Abul Bajandar, from Bangaldesh, was covered with what looked like bark. His hands and feet grew foot-long, gnarled “roots,” skin lesions that left him unable to feed himself, move around, work, or wear standard clothing. A few years ago, surgery finally changed his life. But after more than 25 invasive surgeries to… Read More »