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President-health check: What they really tell us
President Donald Trump, 71, is scheduled to under a physical examination. Here is what we know about this President-tests health.
President Trump is in “excellent health”, the White house physician said on Friday, according to the President, his first medical checkup as President.
“The President of the physical exam, which went up today at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center exceptionally well.”
– Dr. Ronny Jackson, The President Of Trump Doctor
“The President of the physical exam, which went up today at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center exceptionally well,” Dr. Ronny Jackson, the presidential physician, said in a statement.
Jackson added that “the President is not in the best of health and I look forward to briefing some of the details on Tuesday.”
The President of the physical examination came in the midst of suggestions in a recently published book and his critics, that he is mentally unfit.
Trump himself has pushed back hard against any suggestion that he is mentally unfit, this week to declare themselves as “very stable genius.”
The examination lasted for several hours and as such things as the trump blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar, pulse and weight.
During the tests, no duty, modern presidents typically are subjected to them regularly and let a doctor’s opinion to declare you “fit for duty.”
Two months before the November 2016 election is the Trump for a five-paragraph letter from his longtime physician, Dr. Harold Bornstein, and identified released that Trump was “in excellent physical health.”
A year ago, Bornstein said in a February 2015 letter, “If he is elected, Mr. Trump, I can definitely say, the healthiest Person, never to be President.”
Jackson, Trump, doctor, is a Navy rear admiral, was the emergency medicine physician for a shock-trauma unit in Taqaddum, Iraq, during Operation Iraqi Freedom, according to his Navy bio. He also provided care for President Barack Obama and was a White house physician in the year 2006.
Fox News’ Kristin brown and The Associated Press contributed to this report.