What Are Alex Trebek’S Chances Of Living?

How is Alex Trebek doing with his prostate cancer?

But now the beloved Trebek has good news to share: He’s in “near remission,” according to doctors.

“It’s kind of mind-boggling,” the 78-year-old says, in PEOPLE’s new cover story.

Although the cancer has a 9 percent survival rate, Trebek has been responding very well to chemotherapy..

How sick is Alex Trebek?

In March, he announced that he had been diagnosed with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer, which has a 5-year survival rate of 9%. Last month he revealed he’d be undergoing another round of chemotherapy. In the CTV interview, Trebek said he regrets being so public with his battle with cancer.

Who will take Alex Trebek’s place?

“Betty and I have been friends for a long, long time.” In 2018, Trebek gave two other names for his possible replacement, Los Angeles Kings play-by-play announcer Alex Faust and CNN legal analyst Laura Coates.

What is Alex Trebek’s salary?

$10 million a yearAlex Trebek has been the beloved host of the “Jeopardy!” game show for 36 years. Trebek holds the record for most episodes of a game show hosted, and reportedly earns a salary of $10 million a year.

What is Alex Trebek’s net worth?

Jeopardy fans are hopeful that Trebek stays as long as possible. His tenure has clearly paid off financially, where his net worth for 2020 is reported at $75 million.

What religion is Alex Trebek?

Trebek says he believes in God as a Christian, but has never said whether he belongs to a particular denomination or church. In a 2019 interview, he said he was raised Catholic during his childhood and adolescence.

What are Alex Trebek’s chances of survival?

Statistics show that the five-year survival rate for patients diagnosed at any stage is 9 percent. But that rate is much lower for patients diagnosed at stage 4, as Trebek was — between 2 and 3 percent.

What is the latest on Alex Trebek’s health?

“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek shared a health update, exactly one year after revealing his stage 4 pancreatic cancer diagnosis. “The one-year survival rate for stage 4 pancreatic cancer patients is 18 percent,” Trebek, 79, said in a video posted to social media. “I’m very happy to report I’ve just reached that marker.”

What is Alex Trebek’s condition?

Save this story for later. One year after revealing to the world that he was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek has given an update on his condition. “The one-year survival rate for stage 4 pancreatic cancer patients is 18 percent.

How old is Alex Trebek?

80 years (July 22, 1940)Alex Trebek/Age

What disease does Pat Sajak have?

‘My blood pressure had fallen dramatically’: Pat Sajak shares grim details of health ordeal. Pat Sajak is revealing just how serious last month’s illness was when he underwent emergency surgery. “Wheel of Fortune” announced Nov. 8 that its longtime host was suffering from a blocked intestine.

Is Alex Trebek retiring in 2020?

Alex Trebek has hosted ABC’s “Jeopardy!” since the network premiered it in 1984, totaling almost 8,000 episodes, according to the show’s website. But Trebek, 79, has no plans to retire “in the near future,” he said in a panel for the Television Critics Association winter press tour Wednesday.

What nationality is Alex Trebek?

AmericanCanadianAlex Trebek/Nationality