Former president George H.W. Bush was hospitalized Sunday in Maine after he skilled low blood strain and fatigue, a spokesman mentioned.
Simply after 2 p.m., Jim McGrath, a spokesman for the 93-year-old Bush, mentioned he was awake, alert and never in any discomfort. He mentioned Bush would spend no less than just a few days within the hospital for remark.
Bush was taken to Southern Maine Well being Care in Biddeford. A spokeswoman mentioned Sunday all info can be launched by the Bush household.
Bush arrived in Maine for the summer time Might 20. Coming a few month after the loss of life of his spouse, Barbara, of 73 years, the household mentioned the 41st president was desperate to return to the household compound on Walker’s Level. He has visited each summer time since childhood, the one exception being the years of his World Warfare II service.
On Saturday, Bush attended a pancake breakfast at an American Legion submit in Kennebunkport. He had been scheduled to attend a Memorial Day parade within the city Monday.
Bush, who has a type of Parkinson’s illness and a historical past of pneumonia and different infections, was hospitalized in Houston on April 22, the day after his spouse’s funeral, for an an infection. He remained hospitalized for 13 days.
Bush makes use of a wheelchair and an electrical scooter for mobility. He has been hospitalized a number of occasions in recent times for respiratory issues.