Jimmy Carter hospitalized to treat an infection

The former president, 95, who recently had a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain, is back in the hospital to treat an infection.
1:14 | 12/03/19

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Transcript for Jimmy Carter hospitalized to treat an infection
The latest now on Jimmy Carter. Good 95 year old former president is back in hospital this morning to treat infection just days after separate procedure. On his brain he both with Tommy that's not the hospital in Americus Georgia good morning Steve. Good morning to Michael President Carter is of. Course and 95 but we should point out that he's being treated at his local hospital the hospital closest to his home. For more serious health concerns and serious treatment he's usually treated. And that landa at Emory university hospital about three hours to the north of here. In a statement his spokesperson says that he was admitted here in Americus this past week and to treat a UTI. The quote he's feeling better and looks forward to returning home soon. Last week doctors at Emory sent him home to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner after a risky surgery. To reduce pressure from blood that had built up over its brain that surgery was needed after the latest of his recent falls at his home. During one of those false he suffered a black guy. And famously continued on to Nashville true to form where he built houses for habitat for humanity. Everyone here is of course looking forward to his speedy recovery. Robin. Answer wasting thank you.

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