The 41st President of the United States, George HW Bush, 93, was hospitalized Sunday after an episode of low pressure and fatigue, according to his spokesman who said the former president was “conscious and alert”.
“President George HW Bush was brought to Southern Maine Health Care today after an episode of hypotension and fatigue. He will probably stay there for several days under observation. The former president is aware and alert, and does not feel embarrassment, “announced on Twitter his spokesman Jim McGrath.
He is hospitalized in Maine.
The former Republican President (1989-1993) was already hospitalized in April for an infection.
The former vice president of Ronald Reagan is suffering from Parkinson’s disease, which has forced him for several years to move in a wheelchair.
His wife Barbara Bush, the pillar of one of the largest political families in the United States, died on April 17 at the age of 92.
Together, the Bush family had six children, including President George W. Bush from 2001 to 2009, 17 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.