BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) – A spokesman for former President George H.W. Bush says the 93-year-old has been hospitalized for low blood pressure and fatigue.READ MORE: CDC Investigating Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Onions
Spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted just after 2 p.m. Sunday that Bush will likely remain in the hospital for a few days.
President @GeorgeHWBush was taken to Southern Maine Health Care (@SMHCHealth) today after experiencing low blood pressure and fatigue. He will likely remain there for a few days for observation. The former president is awake and alert, and not in any discomfort.
— Jim McGrath (@jgm41) May 27, 2018
Bush is being treated at Southern Maine Health Care in Biddeford. McGrath said Bush is awake, alert and not in any discomfort.
A hospital spokeswoman said Sunday all information would be released by the Bush family.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Cold Front Expected To Bring Afternoon Rain Showers And Possible Thunderstorms
The 41st president is spending the summer at the family compound in Kennebunkport. He attended a pancake breakfast Saturday at the local American Legion.
Bush’s wife of 73 years, Barbara, died last month.
The day after his wife’s funeral, Bush was hospitalized in Houston for an infection for 13 days.MORE NEWS: Jeep Catches Fire After Crashing Into Pole On Saw Mill Run Boulevard
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