'Jeopardy' Host Alex Trebek Opens Up in New Book

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Alex Trebek's is telling his story. The longtime host of jeopardy has memoir out on Tuesday called. The answer is reflections on my life in an excerpt, trebek's said he wanted people to know more about the person. They have been cheering on for the past year Rebecca announced in March of last year that he had been diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer, just like fifty thousand other people in the United States each year this week I was diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer. Now normally, the prognosis for this is not very encouraging, but I'm GONNA fight. This and I'm going to keep working and with the love and support of my family and friends, and with the help of your prayers, also I plan to beat the low survival rate statistics for this disease. Truth told I have to. Because under the terms of my contract, I have to host jeopardy for three more years, so help me keep the faith and we'll win, but in a recent update nearly a year and a half after that announcement. He said things are looking up I'm doing well. I've been continuing my treatment and it is paying off though it does fatigue me a great deal. My numbers are good. I'm feeling Great Alex Turns. Turns eighty years old on

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