ALEX TREBEK UNDERGOING CHEMOTHERAPY AGAIN AS HE CONTINUES TO BATTLE PANCREATIC CANCER
Alex Trebek has had a set back in his battle against cancer.
During Tuesday’s episode of of Good Morning America, the 79-year-old Jeopardy host revealed in a taped interview that he’s gearing up for another round of chemotherapy following the announcement of his pancreatic cancer diagnosis in March. The latest news came as a surprise, as Trebek said he was “near remission” in May and that some of his tumors had shrunk more than 50 percent. READ MORE
‘JEOPARDY!’ HOST ALEX TREBEK SAYS HE IS UNDERGOING CHEMOTHERAPY AGAIN AFTER ‘NUMBERS WENT SKY HIGH’
“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek says that he is undergoing another round of chemotherapy.
In an interview with “GMA,” Trebek told ABC News’ T.J. Holmes that his doctors have decided to have him undergo chemo again after he lost a large amount of weight and his numbers sky rocketed right after finishing his first round of treatment for stage 4 pancreatic cancer.
“I was doing so well. And my numbers went down to the equivalent of a normal human being who does not have pancreatic cancer. So we were all very optimistic. And they said, ‘Good, we’re gonna stop chemo, we’ll start you on immunotherapy,'” he said before, “I lost about 12 pounds in a week. And my numbers went sky high, much higher than they were when I was first diagnosed. So, the doctors have decided that I have to undergo chemo again and that’s what I’m doing.” READ MORE
‘JEOPARDY!’ HOST ALEX TREBEK CONFIRMS HE’S UNDERGOING ANOTHER ROUND OF CHEMOTHERAPY AMID PANCREATIC CANCER BATTLE
“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek has revealed he’s undergoing another round of chemotherapy after being diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer.
Trebek said during an interview on “Good Morning America”: “I was doing so well. And my numbers went down to the equivalent of a normal human being who does not have pancreatic cancer. So we were all very optimistic.” READ MORE