President Trump has common form of heart disease

Frederick Owens
January 21, 2018

The results were released with the president's consent, Jackson said in an official memorandum sent to White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders.

"I have no concerns about his cognitive ability", Dr. Ronny Jackson told reporters from the briefing room. Social media users are now asking Trump to step on a scale.

One person briefed on the meeting said when Durbin got to Haiti, Trump began to ask why we want people from Haiti and more Africans in the USA and added that the U.S. should get more people from countries like Norway.

Jackson said that upon request from Trump, he administered the Montreal Cognitive Assessment test, which the president scored a 30 out of 30 on, indicating he has no serious mental impairments.

"Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented what was said at the DACA meeting", Trump tweeted Monday, using a nickname to needle the IL senator.

Trump weighs 239 pounds, Jackson said, and stands at 6 feet 3 inches.

Trump also says he doesn't want to see a government shutdown - and the shutdown deadline is fast approaching. I had no intention of doing one, ' Jackson recalled.

The dispute erupted last week after reports surfaced in the USA media that during a meeting at the White House, Trump had asked: "Why are we having all these people here from" shit-hole "countries??".

"He is more enthusiastic about the diet part than the exercise part, but we're going to do both", Jackson said.

"He continues to enjoy the significant long-term cardiac and overall health benefits that come from a lifetime of abstinence from tobacco and alcohol", Jackson wrote.

Sen. David Perdue R-Ga. walks to the elevator for a meeting with President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in New York. Casting a cloud over already tenuous negotiations President Donald Trump said Sunday Ja

Asked by a reporter how the president can eat McDonald's and drink Diet Cokes and still be healthy, he answered, "It's called genetics. He has incredible genes I just assume", Jackson said.

Perdue told ABC on Sunday that to say Trump used the word "shithole" would be a "gross misrepresentation".

The medicinal checkup additionally came in the midst of reestablished worries about Trump's mental wellbeing.

The medical examination took place amid questions about his mental fitness for office, spurred by the publication of a damaging book that suggested Trumps own aides worry about his stability. Later, Trump attempted to clarify matters by tweeting he was a "very stable genius."

'He's very sharp. He's very articulate when he speaks to me, ' Jackson said.

PGA Chief Executive Sandy Jones (R) puts his arm around then real estate magnate Donald Trump as they play golf during the opening of the Trump International Golf Links golf course near Aberdeen, northeast Scotland, July 10, 2012.

Tuesday's readout of the president's health also revealed that he takes Propecia to prevent male pattern hair loss, as well as Crestor to lower his cholesterol.

The President himself decided what to make public from his exam, in accordance with medical privacy rules.

President Donald Trump asked that a cognitive test be included as part of his first physical exam.

Jackson performed the yearly physical Friday at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Maryland.

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