Doctor Says President Biden’s ‘Vigorous’ After Lengthy Exam
February 16, 2023 3:28PM PST
WASHINGTON (AP) – Despite testing positive twice last year for the coronavirus, President Joe Biden has no long-term symptoms and has been declared “healthy, vigorous” and “fit” to handle his White House responsibilities.
That’s according to a routine medical checkup performed Thursday.
The results were being keenly watched as the oldest president in U.S. history makes plans for an expected reelection campaign.
The 80-year-old Biden last had a standard medical exam in November 2021.
After Biden’s three-hour exam Thursday, his doctor deemed him “fit to successfully execute the duties of the Presidency.”
Many people, including Democrats, have expressed reservations about Biden seeking a second term in 2024, with his age a big concern