Barbara Bush Hospitalized For Signs Of Pneumonia

Filed under: Celeb News |

barbara bush

Former First Lady Admitted To Hospital On NYE!

Barbara Bush, wife of former US president George H. W. Bush, was admitted to the Methodist Hospital in Texas on Tuesday, December 31.

George H. W. Bush Bald in Solidarity

The former First Lady has early signs of pneumonia. The Bush family’s rep, Jim McGrath told the New York Times, “Former first lady Barbara Bush was admitted to Methodist Hospital in Houston’s Texas Medical Center yesterday for treatment on a respiratory related issue. She has already received visits from her husband and family, and is receiving fantastic care.”

New Year’s Eve At Hospital

According to the New York Times, the couple celebrated New Year’s Eve in the hospital together. The parents to former US president George W. Bush had to conquer several health issues in the past few years.

In 2008, Barbara Bush underwent surgery for a perforated ulcer. In March 2009, she had a heart surgery. George H. W. Bush received treatment for bronchitis in 2012 and was diagnosed with a form of Parkinson’s disease.


Share this
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • Reddit
  • StumbleUpon
  • Digg
  • Facebook