pancreatic cancer

Alex Trebek
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CNN
March 04, 2020 - 12:12 pm
Alex Trebek offered a health update on Wednesday, and it's good news. The one-year survival rate for the stage 4 pancreatic cancer Trebek was diagnosed with is only 18%, Trebek said. "I'm very happy to report I have just reached that marker," he said. Read more here.
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Alex Trebek and U.S. Rep. John Lewis
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AP News
January 07, 2020 - 11:37 am
Alex Trebek has a message of support for Congressman John Lewis as both fight pancreatic cancer. Read more here.
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Alex Trebek
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CNN
January 03, 2020 - 5:23 pm
Longtime "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek doesn't need more than half a minute to end his 35-year tenure on the TV series. Read more here.
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U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., poses for a photograph under a quote of his that is displayed in the Civil Rights Room in the Nashville Public Library in Nashville, Tenn.
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AP News
December 30, 2019 - 6:25 am
As a civil rights activist at 25, John Lewis was beaten so badly his skull was fractured and the TV images from an Alabama bridge in the 1960s forced a nation's awakening to racial discrimination. As a congressman today at 79, Lewis is facing a foe like none before: advanced pancreatic cancer. Read...
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Alex Trebek
Jeopardy!
CNN
November 12, 2019 - 9:39 am
Dhruv Gaur's answer on "Jeopardy!" brought host Alex Trebek to tears Monday. During the "Final Jeopardy" round, Trebek asked contestants for their answers. When he got to Gaur, the host paused, according to CNN affiliate WBAL-TV "We love you Alex!" Gaur wrote on his answer, worth $1,995. In place...
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After months of battling pancreatic cancer, Alex Trebek hinted in an interview that his long tenure as host of "Jeopardy!" may be nearing an end.
CTV News
CNN
October 07, 2019 - 12:24 pm
After months of battling pancreatic cancer, Alex Trebek is hinting that his long tenure as host of "Jeopardy!" may be nearing an end. Trebek told CTV he has begun to get sores inside his mouth from the chemotherapy, which makes it difficult to enunciate.
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Alex Trebek
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AP News
September 17, 2019 - 11:21 am
"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says he's had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again. Read more here.
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In this April 30, 2017, file photo, Alex Trebek speaks at the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif.
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May 29, 2019 - 9:39 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says his doctors say he's in "near remission" of advanced pancreatic cancer and his response to the treatment is "kind of mind-boggling." The 78-year-old TV personality tells People magazine he's responding very well to chemotherapy and the doctors...
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Alex Trebek accepts the award for outstanding game show host for "Jeopardy!" at the 46th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center on Sunday, May 5, 2019, in Pasadena, Calif.
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May 06, 2019 - 8:49 am
By Lynn Elber, AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Trebek got a standing ovation as he accepted an Emmy Award as host of "Jeopardy!" — and immediately set the audience at ease, even as he alluded to his cancer diagnosis. Trebek, 78, who announced in March he has advanced pancreatic cancer...
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Alex Trebek announces he has stage 4 pancreatic cancer.
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March 06, 2019 - 5:36 pm
By Sandra Gonzalez, CNN (CNN) -- "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek is hoping for a victory as he wages a battle against cancer. The longtime game show host on Wednesday announced he's been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in a video posted to the show's official YouTube account. "Now, normally,...
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