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‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek gives health update, shares his plans after retirement

PASADENA – Alex Trebek is giving fans an update on his health. “Some days are better than others,” the longtime “Jeopardy!” host — who announced his stage 4 pancreatic cancer diagnosis last March — admitted during the Television Critics Association winter press tour at the Langham Huntington Hotel in Pasadena, Calif., on Wednesday. He continued: “My resistance is lower than most, of course, because of the [chemotherapy] treatments. … I have a cold that seems to be going around, but this is the second time I’ve had one in the past month and a half. They’ve gotten me off one of my chemo drugs, which were killing me.” The legendary game show host, who has been a fixture on the series since 1984, promised that as ...