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    Updated on Aug 30, 2019. Posted on Aug 30, 2019

    Alex Trebek Said He Had A “Mind-Boggling” Shift Following Stage 4 Cancer Diagnosis

    “Let me tell you, it’s going to be a good year.”

    Back in March of this year, longtime Jeopardy host Alex Trebek announced he had stage 4 pancreatic cancer.

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    But now, just five months later, he is back on the beloved game show starting in September after finishing several rounds of chemotherapy treatments.

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    Trebek recently told People that he had a “mind-boggling” shift in his health and is now in near remission.

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    Some of the tumors Alex had have reportedly shrunk by over 50%, with doctors telling him they had never seen such positive results.

    Fans everywhere were thrilled upon hearing news that one of America’s most beloved game show host’s health is improving.

    Alex Trebek just announced he is done with chemo and heading back to work. I’ll take ‘Alex just kicked cancers ass for $500’. Awesome.

    People are celebrating this great news right along with him.

    @carIisIe We go live to Alex Trebek...

    This is pretty much the overall sentiment.

    When you see Alex Trebek trending, then find out he's alive and well.

    Here’s the final Jeopardy category...

    Final Jeopardy Category: Cancer Ass Kickers! Who beat down Stage 4 Pancreatic cancer and is already back at work for the 35th season? The answer is! #AlexTrebek

    “It’s going to be a good year,” Alex told People.

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