George A. Romero, the godfather of the modern zombie apocalypse flick and creator of the 1968 horror masterpiece “Night of the Living Dead,” did Sunday of cancer, his family said. He was 77. The Bronx-born director — who fought a “brief but aggressive battle with lung cancer” — passed on peacefully in Toronto with his...
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- How my cancer treatments turned back time
By Associated Press - Saturday Jul 22, 2017
CHICAGO – Cancer patients’ gray hair unexpectedly turned youthfully dark while taking novel drugs, and it has doctors scratching their heads. Chemotherapy is notorious for making hair fall out, but the 14 lung cancer patients involved were all being treated with new immunotherapy drugs that work differently and have different side effects. A Spanish study...