TodayAl Roker, show meteorologist is “resting”He was taken to the hospital under close supervision of doctors. The broadcast of Thursday’s NBC morning program was made after Roker had missed the lighting the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree. TodayHoda Kotb, co-star of the show, provided a positive health update. This confirmed that Roker is still in hospital. “he is in good care.”
The top of the hour featured Roker’s latest hospitalization and current health crisis. Kotb updated viewers about Roker’s health as the show began. Kotb spoke however “it was wonderful hosting”She shared her feelings about the tree-lighting celebration with her husband. TodayRefer to colleagues “all wished that Al could’ve been with us”She noted that “due to some complications, he is back in the hospital.”Kotb, Roker “is in very good care. He’s resting and his doctors are keeping a close eye on him.”Kotb stated that Roker is still in good spirits despite being hospitalized. Kotb also revealed that Roker gave her and Craig Melvin a facetime call when they were FaceTimed. “big thumbs-up.”
“Al and his family want everyone to know how grateful they are for all the love, the support and the well wishes,”Kotb and Melvin were added. “We will see you back here soon, my friend.”
Roker was hospitalized for blood clots in his leg, and lungs earlier this month. Roker shared an update after missing several episodes of Today. This raised concerns among viewers. “after some medical whack-a-mole, I am so fortunate to be getting terrific medical care and on the way to recovery. Thanks for all the well wishes and prayers and hope to see you soon.”Roker was unfortunately unable to attend Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. This was his first absence in almost 30 years.
Roker said that he had been discharged from the hospital on Thanksgiving morning and would be back in his normal life. “home for [Thanksgiving dinner],”Roker was taken to the hospital immediately after being released. Page SixRoker was transported from his Upper East Side home to the hospital on a stretcher. Roker has not updated since being re-hospitalized but his daughter Leila posted a message of appreciation to his fans. In an Nov. 30 Instagram Story, she wrote that: “hank you to all the wonderful friends and family who have reached out. We really appreciate it.”