George H.W. Bush Hospitalized with Blood Infection

Jim McGrath said on Twitter that the 93-year-old Bush is "responding to treatments and appears to be recovering."

  • Published 23 April 2018
Image via Paul Morse/Courtesy of Office of George H.W. Bush via AP

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HOUSTON (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife, Barbara, a spokesman said Monday. Jim McGrath said on Twitter that the 93-year-old Bush is “responding to treatments and appears to be recovering.” He was admitted Sunday morning to Houston Methodist Hospital after an infection spread to his blood, McGrath said. Barbara Bush was laid to rest Saturday in a ceremony…

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