Beloved animal and wildlife knowledgeable, 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 will probably be stepping away from the highlight as a result of his sickness.
“Medical doctors have recognized our dad, Jack Hanna, with dementia, now believed to be Alzheimer’s illness,” Jack’s household wrote in a press release that was shared on the star’s official Twitter account. “His situation has progressed a lot quicker in the previous few months than any of us may have anticipated.”
“Sadly, Dad is not capable of take part in public life as he used to,” their assertion continued, “the place individuals all around the world watched, realized, and laughed alongside him.”
The wildlife knowledgeable rose to fame after regularly showing—with unique animals no much less—on speak exhibits resembling The Tonight Present Starring Johnny Carson, Good Morning America, Late Night time with David Letterman, Maury and plenty of others.