The Latest: Trump has received physical checkup as president

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's physical (all times local):

4:30 p.m.

President Donald Trump has received his first medical checkup as president at Walter Reed military hospital.

Trump boarded Marine One at the medical facility in Bethesda, Maryland, outside Washington, Friday afternoon after about three hours at the hospital.

Trump shook hands with his physician, Dr. Ronny Jackson, and then waved before boarding his helicopter. The president is traveling to Florida later in the day for the weekend.

The check-up comes amid suggestions in a recent book and by the president's detractors that he's mentally unfit.

The fairly routine exam for previous presidents has taken on outsized importance in the age of Trump....

15 Published By - Houston Chronicle - Technology and Science - 2018.01.12. 22:31
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