. Undergoes Heart Procedure
Former American President, George W. Bush is currently in hospital after successfully undergoing a heart procedure. The procedure became necessary after doctors discovered a blockage in an artery.
The former President’s spokesman, Freddy Ford said a stent was inserted during a procedure on Tuesday at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.
He stated that the blockage was discovered on Monday while Bush was undergoing his annual physical at the Cooper Clinic in Dallas.
The spokesman also mentioned that the blockage was opened without complications. He said the former President is expected to be discharged on Wednesday as he plans to resume his normal schedule on Thursday. Ford said the former President encourages everyone to get regular medical checkups.
George Bush a former Governor of Texas was United States 43rd President and the second son of a President to become President. His father, George Bush Snr was the 41st American President.