Entertainment The Internet Is Rallying Around Jeopardy! Host Alex Trebek Following His Brain Surgery

05:05  06 january  2018
05:05  06 january  2018 Source:   Time

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After hitting his head in a fall in October Jeopardy ! host Alex Trebek was diagnosed with a subdural hematoma and underwent surgery to remove it December 16. Thankfully, the surgery was successful and the longtime host was released from the hospital two days later.

<span style=Alex Trebek speaks during a rehearsal of "Jeopardy! Power Players Week" at DAR Constitution Hall on April 21, 2012 in Washington, D.C." src="/upload/images/real/2018/01/06/span-style-font-size-13px-alex-trebek-speaks-during-a-rehearsal-of-jeopardy-power-players-week-at-da_899456_.jpg?content=1" />© Kris Connor/Getty ImagesAlex Trebek speaks during a rehearsal of "Jeopardy! Power Players Week" at DAR Constitution Hall on April 21, 2012 in Washington, D.C.

The internet is betting it all on Alex Trebek after he announced that he’s on a leave of absence from Jeopardy! while recovering from brain surgery for blood clots.

In a video shared on the Jeopardy! YouTube page on Thursday, Trebek revealed that he underwent surgery over the holidays to remove blood clots on his brain caused by a fall he suffered two months ago.

“Surgery was performed. After two days in the hospital, I came home to start recovery,” he says in the clip. “The prognosis is excellent, and I expect to be back in the studio taping more Jeopardy! programs very, very soon.”

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Trebek is recovering well following his surgery for blood clots and is expected to make a full recovery. Around The Web. TOPICS# Jeopardy !

Alex underwent surgery in late December, but he’s already up and around . We’ll let him tell you the news pic.twitter.com/5LOA4etPDK. — Jeopardy ! (@ Jeopardy ) January 4, 2018. Jeopardy ! is on hiatus while host of 33 years Alex Trebek recovers from brain surgery .

Fans of the beloved quiz show host have since taken to social media to send him well wishes, with some employing classic Jeopardy! jokes to show their support. “Get well soon, for $2000 Alex,” Twitter user Mike Henderson wrote.

“The [GOAT] game show host,” user Chief Garvey added. “Nobody combines that level of professionalism and subtle snark like Alex.”

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