‘I’m really glad to be back home’: Frail Bill Clinton, 75, thanks people for their support and urges people to ‘take time to listen to your bodies and care for yourself’ after five nights in hospital with sepsis
- The former president released a video statement on Twitter Tuesday
- He said he was ‘doing great’ in the wake of a five night hospital stay
- Clinton spent five nights at the University of California Irvine Medical Center
- He contracted sepsis after catching a urinary-tract infection
Former President of the United States Bill Clinton has released a statement saying he’s ‘really glad to be back home’ and ‘doing great’ after battling sepsis in a California hospital.
Clinton, 75, issued the minute-long statement via his official Twitter account Wednesday evening, and spoke on the grounds of his upstate New York home.
‘I was so touched by the outpouring of support I received during my stay in the hospital, thanks so much,’ said Clinton.
‘I’m really glad to be back home, I’m doing great, enjoying this beautiful fall weather,’ he continued.
Bill Clinton is pictured during a video he shared Wednesday giving an update on his condition after battling sepsis in hospital
‘I’m on the road to recovery but I want to remind everyone out there, take the time to listen to your bodies and care for yourselves. We all have work to do, and each of us has an important role to play in life, and in the immediate future,’ he said.
‘I for one am going to do my best to be around to keep doing the most that I can for a lot longer,’ Clinton added.
The clip also saw him thank the medics who’d treated him at the University of California Irvine Medical Center during his stay there last week.
Former President Bill Clinton (pictured left with former First Lady and ex-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Sunday) has been released from a Southern California hospital on Sunday where he spent five nights receiving treatment for a urological infection
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