Former US President Bill Clinton hospitalized

Former US President Bill Clinton

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# 15 October 2021 09:00 (UTC +04:00)

Former President Clinton is currently in the hospital with a non-COVID-related infection, his spokesperson Angel Ureña said, APA reports citing CBC news.

Mr. Clinton, 75, was admitted to UC Irvine Medical Center on Tuesday, the statement said. He is now "on the mend" and "in good spirits."

His physicians said in a statement that Mr. Clinton had been diagnosed with an infection and was administered "IV antibiotics and fluid." After two days of treatment, his white blood cell count is "trending down" and he is "responding to antibiotics well." He remains hospitalized for "continuous monitoring."