Barbara Bush, the wife of former US President George HW Bush, is in "failing health" and has chose to no longer seek medical treatment, the office of the ex-president says in a statement.
Politicians from both sides of the aisle took to social media Sunday afternoon to send messages of support to First Lady Barbara Bush, who a source close to her says is in declining health, according to CNN. She had been treated in the past for the thyroid ailment known as Graves' disease.
Mrs Bush played an active role whilst first lady, championing the cause of adult literacy among others.
Barbara and George H.W. Bush have been married for 73 years. The former President wrote in his book, "All the Best, George Bush:" "We are two people but we are one". The other was Abigail Adams, wife of John Adams, the nation's second president, and mother of John Quincy Adams, the sixth president.
Eight years after she and her husband left the White House, Mrs. "Barbara Bush has a character that is as big, inspiring and iconic as Texas", Abbott said in a statement. "I have had great medical care and more operations than you would believe", she also told the magazine. Bush told an interviewer, "I sat next to her once, thought she was lovely, and I think she's very happy in Alaska, and I hope she'll stay there".
She was briefly hospitalized in Houston eight years ago after a relapse of the nonlife-threatening condition, ABC News reported in 2010.
Former U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, now ambassador to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, tweeted that Bush is "one of America's most loved women", and that "I join thousands in hoping she is comfortable and knows how loved she is throughout the world!"
They had six children but daughter Robin died of leukemia at the age of 4. She later said dyed hair didn't look good on her and credited the color to the public's perception of her as "everybody's grandmother".
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Investigators determined that the fire was accidental and caused by an electrical malfunction at the house's meter base. Both children were said to be in cardiac arrest after being rescued, fire officials said. "It was a hard fire", he said.
Footage distributed by the military showed an area of the fence made up of several layers of barbed wire coils. In the northern Gaza Strip, Sumaya Abu Awad, 36, attended the protest with her three daughters and son.
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This all started when KGB successor Federal Security Service (FSB) demanded access to Telegram's decryption keys previous year . Third-party VPN/Proxy-might be overloaded, which is likely to result in slow operation during the first hours after the block.
He said that Russian Federation had continued to produce and stockpile small quantities of Novichoks within the last decade. Yulia Skripal earlier this week was discharged after more than a month of hospital treatment following the attack.
Ryan announced April 11 he won't seek re-election this year but will finish the year as the top Republican in the House. "So when I look at that picture I have to say, I don't feel very celebratory, I feel very excluded".
In healthy individuals, Salmonella Braenderup can cause fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. The agency inspected the farm, which produces 2.3 million eggs a day from 3 million laying hens.
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Eagles CB Daryl Worley arrested
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Soweto pays final respects to Winnie Mandela
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Backpage shutdown puts sex workers at risk
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