George H.W. Bush taken to hospital with infection day after wife’s funeral, ‘appears to be recovering’ – usatoday

Former president George H.W. Bush was taken to a Houston hospital with an infection the day after attending the funeral for his wife of 73 years, according to a statement from his office Monday.

Bush, 93, was taken to Houston Methodist Hospital Sunday with an infection that had spread to his blood. He is “responding to treatments and appears to be recovering,” Bush spokesman Jim McGrath said.

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