Alex Trebek Releases Video Saying He has Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer, it Goes Viral for the Joke He Tells at the End

March 06, 2019Mar 06, 2019

Alex Trebek, the famous host of the Jeopardy! show on television, has been in the news a lot recently for issues regarding his health. Now, he has just opened up about what he is dealing with.

Trebek announced on Wednesday that he has been diagnosed with Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer. He released a video on the Jeopardy! Youtube page to inform fans of the news. The full video can be seen in the clip below.

It was great to see Alex remaining so positive despite the diagnosis. We will certainly be flooding heaven with prayers of healing for the longtime host.

Social media went absolutely crazy when the news broke that Trebek is battling cancer. Many fans and other celebrities took to their respective platforms to wish Trebek well and offer prayers of healing.

"Alex Trebek knows full well the statistics behind stage 4 pancreatic cancer. This isn’t about statistics. It’s not about false hope. It’s about the unwavering personal courage and faith to see astonishingly overwhelming odds against you yet still fight on," wrote one man on Twitter.

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