Obama remains in excellent health, lowers cholesterol level
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama rarely takes a day off from the gym and it shows, according to his latest physical exam.
The president is in excellent health and is getting into even better shape, lowering his cholesterol level and gaining muscle since his last exam, his personal physician reported Tuesday.
Obama, 54, weighed in at 175 pounds, about five pounds less than from his last assessment in 2014. The 6-foot-1 Obama is focusing on healthy lifestyle choices and exercises daily with a focus on aerobics fitness and resistance weight training, said Dr. Ronny L. Jackson.... read more