Swayze Fires Back at 'Negative' Tabloids

Actors slams reports that he's losing cancer fight
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 12, 2009 6:36 AM CDT
Patrick Swayze draws a bead on a bad guy in this promotional photo for the A&E series 'The Beast.'   (AP Photo/A&E, Michael Muller)
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(Newser) – Patrick Swayze is sick of reading tabloid stories claiming he's losing his battle with pancreatic cancer, he tells Access Hollywood. The Beast star says that rather than being at death's door, he is responding well to a new course of chemotherapy, and he has plenty of positive things in his life to focus on—including a new puppy.