For months, Alex Trebek was plagued by stomach pain. He didn’t know what was causing it.
Eventually, he went to the doctor. The diagnosis could not have been worse: Advanced stage 4 pancreatic cancer.
It is considered incurable. Median survival is only three to six months.
Trebek beat those odds. He lived for some 20 months. During much of that time, he was able to work, stay active, and entertain us.