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Teresa Heinz Kerry
Originally posted 07/27/2013 05:45PM
Teresa Heinz Kerry was discharged from a Boston hospital Saturday, almost three weeks after suffering a seizure.
The 74-year-old wife of Secretary of State John Kerry was hospitalized July 7 after falling ill at her Nantucket home, and the Boston Globe now reports that Kerry released a statement Saturday saying his wife is expected to make a full recovery at home after some out-patient treatment. She is expected to return to her civics work following "a period of rest."
Originally posted 07/08/2013 07:50AM
A person in close contact with the family says Teresa Heinz Kerry, the wife of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, was hospitalized after showing symptoms consistent with a seizure.
The person was not authorized to speak publicly about her condition and spoke to the Associated Press on condition of anonymity.
A spokesman for John Kerry says the 74-year-old Heinz Kerry was flown to Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston on Sunday night after doctors at a hospital on Massachusetts' Nantucket Island stabilized her.
Originally posted 12/23/2009 06:30PM
Teresa Heinz, wife of the U.S. Sen. John Kerry, revealed Wednesday she has been treated for breast cancer and urged women to get regular mammograms that she says could save their lives.
"The cancer was detected at an early stage thanks to a mammogram and the work of a remarkable physician who insisted on investigating beyond what the mammogram could show," Heinz, 71, writes in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. "I have had two operations and my prognosis for a full recovery is good."
She says her illness has "reminded me to slow down, cherish family and friends, and deepen my sense of life as a gift to be unwrapped each day with newfound joy and hope."
Originally posted 10/22/2004 08:35AM
First Lady Laura Bush, campaigning in New Hampshire on Thursday, brushed off the tiff over Teresa Heinz Kerry suggesting she never had a real job.
Originally posted 09/29/2004 03:25PM
Dr. Phil McGraw, accompanied by his wife Robin, sat down with President and Laura Bush in the living room of the first couple's Crawford, Texas, ranch for Wednesday's installment of the Dr. Phil daytime TV show.
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