WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The White House says President Donald Trump will have to undergo the usual presidential physical on Jan. 12.
Spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders, confirmed the date Thursday. The White House had previously said that Trump would be the physical early in the year on the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
Sanders has said that the results will be released after the physical.
The 71-year-old president has limited information about his health. During the campaign, his gastroenterologist brought a four-paragraph letter: he said that he would be “the healthiest individual ever elected.” Trump also appeared on “The Dr. Oz Show” to say that he felt great, while the release of cholesterol and cancer screenings.
Trump drew scrutiny several weeks ago when he seemed to slur his words during an address. The White House said that his throat was dry.