Beloved animal and wildlife skilled, Jack Hanna, has been recognized with dementia, his household introduced on Wednesday, April 7.
The 74-year-old star’s daughters, Kathaleen, Suzanne and Julie disclosed their father’s analysis, whereas additionally explaining that he shall be stepping away from the highlight on account of his sickness.
“Docs have recognized our dad, Jack Hanna, with dementia, now believed to be Alzheimer’s illness,” Jack’s household wrote in an announcement that was shared on the star’s official Twitter account. “His situation has progressed a lot quicker in the previous couple of months than any of us might have anticipated.”
“Sadly, Dad is not in a position to take part in public life as he used to,” their assertion continued, “the place folks everywhere in the world watched, discovered, and laughed alongside him.”
The wildlife skilled rose to fame after steadily showing—with unique animals no much less—on discuss exhibits comparable to The Tonight Present Starring Johnny Carson, Good Morning America, Late Evening with David Letterman, Maury and lots of others.