Who is Alex Trebek?
Alex Trebek is a Television Personality, game show host, and actor.
He has been the host of the game show Jeopardy since 1984, and he has been contracted to host that till 2022.
He did host other game show like Double Dare, To Tell the Truth, and many more.
Alex Trebek also did feature in some Television series and some movies. As host, Alex did win many awards for the famous game show Jeopardy.
When Alex Trebek Found Out about Pancreatic cancer?
On March 6, 2019, Alex Trebek did announce that he has been detected with Stage IV Pancreatic cancer.
Alex did say that he has been feeling some stomachache before the diagnosis, but he didn’t even think that it could be the symptom of the disease.
In May 2019, he did say that he is doing well in the treatment, and some of the tumor sizes did reduce as compared to earlier.
Alex Trebek did again resume the chemotherapy in September 2019.
The reaction of Fans and Friends about Alex Trebek and his Pancreatic Cancer
When the fans and friends found out that Alex Trebek has been suffering from Pancreatic cancer, that was quite shocking.
He did mention that the good wishes from fans and friends helped him to be in some better condition.
How Alex Trebek now dealing with Pancreatic Cancer?
In March 2020 that he has successfully survived one year of cancer treatment. He did say that his chances of surviving this long were only 18%.
But he was confident that would definitely survive another year, and this confidence just proved that anything is possible.
Alex Trebek has only one regret that if he has found out about this illness, the situation might be different.
He did also say that he would like to spread awareness about Pancreatic cancer because it is the third deadliest cancer in the U.S.
Alex Trebek, after the sessions of chemotherapy he used to say to his family and friends that cancer may won’t be able to kill me, but the chemotherapies will.
He used to say this jokingly, but it’s the harsh truth. It affects the patient’s life more. Fans pray for him and hope for the best. Stay tuned for more updates.