Update on Health Condition of President Bush & Former First Lady

Support our flag. Get the bumper sticker. CLICK HERE

President George H.W. Bush’s respiratory condition is improving.  Doctors say he is likely to be released by the end of the week.

Bush’s pulmonologist, Dr. Clint Doerr, told reporters that a weekend discharge is realistic.  He stated Bush’s condition is improving though he is still coughing a fair amount and is requiring minimal oxygen.

He maintained that Bush’ spirits were high and he is “joking and laughing with the nurses and doctors.”

Doerr told reporters that Bush is “not your average 92-year-old” and neither is his wife.

Dr. Amy Mynderse praised Barbara Bush for always wanting to be at her husband’s side despite her also being hospitalized for a respiratory illness last week.  “Even though she was ill, she was trying to be by his bedside the whole time. Other than sleeping in separate rooms, she’s basically been sitting at his bedside the whole time.”

The 41st president was admitted to the hospital on January 14 due to respiratory complications caused by pneumonia. Barbara was later admitted for treatment of bronchitis to the same hospital on Wednesday.  She has since been released.

 

JOIN THE MOVEMENT to SAVE THE NATIONAL ANTHEM
Please join the thousands of DML readers who have purchased a bumper sticker. CLICK HERE.

If you would like to receive Breaking News text alerts on a smartphone or tablet, download the DML APP which is completely FREE and easy to use. Go to the Google Play Store or the IOS App Store and search for DML APP. Be sure to keep the app’s notifications setting on. Another way to receive alerts is to text to 40404 the following message: follow @realdennislynch (be sure to put a space between the word follow and the @ symbol).

To see more stories like this, sign up below for Dennis Michael Lynch’s email newsletter.







 

Comment via Facebook

Send this to a friend