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Beloved ‘Today Show’ Weatherman Al Roker Has To Undergo Urgent Hip Replacement Surgery

Date September 18, 2019 17:51

Beloved Today Show weatherman Al Roker has to undergo urgent hip replacement surgery this week. Fans rushed to social media with supportive messages to Al.

Health update

Al Roker announced he is preparing to undergo surgery this week due to suffering severe pain in his hip. The procedure is called hip resurfacing or simply hip replacement.

The Today Show weatherman said:

All of a sudden, I started feeling this twinge in my hip — and then my back was acting up. It seems like my hip went fairly quickly.

Roker’s sister is also getting her both hips done.

Al is scheduled to take a little break from his work as he will require some rest after the surgery. The weatherman is expected to return on Today Show by the end of the month.

When fans found out about Al Roker’s health scare, they immediately rushed to social media to support the star.

Fans’ comments

@ lemonanderson

Lifting you up in prayer for healing and healthy recovery.

@ tobywolf

Good luck.

@ buco_21

I wish him a speedy recovery🙏🏼❤️

@ mommatla_4

🙏🙏🙏🙏 praying for you to have a speedy recovery

By the way, just a few days ago, Al and his wife celebrated their 24th wedding anniversary. What a fundamental milestone! Our congratulations to the spouses!

We’ll keep you updated about Al Roker’s health condition. Meanwhile, we wish the Today Show star a speedy recovery!