Donald Trump critically ill after contracting Covid-19? Speculation ran high with CNN’s Chief White House Correspondent, Jim Acosta’s recent tweet over the health of the US President Donald Trump who on Friday confirmed he and the FLOTUS tested positive for Corona.
The source went on to describe Trump as very tired, very fatigued and having some trouble breathing.
WH official says Trump is “fatigued” but not deteriorating. The official went on to say public should not be alarmed and that Trump is taking the situation “very seriously.” WH is making plans to keep the public updated on his condition.
— Jim Acosta (@Acosta) October 3, 2020
Adding strength to the speculations, Trump was shifted to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland roughly 17 hours after testing positive for the coronavirus after Hope Hicks, a senior advisor who recently travelled with the President, tested positive.
Confirming the same, the 74-year-old US President who is at high risk because of his age and weight took to his Twitter account to drop a brief video saying that he was doing very well, but was make sure that things work out.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 2, 2020
In contrary with the information from sources, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany on Saturday stated that the President remained in good spirits, has mild symptoms, and has been working throughout the day.
The president’s physician Sean Conley in a memo released by the White House stated that in addition to the polyclonal antibodies, the president has been taking zinc, vitamin D, famotidine, melatonin and a daily aspirin.