Montreal Cognitive Assessment Shows President 'Very Sharp,' Doc Says

21 January, 2018, 01:44 | Author: Chad Mckenzie
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The presidential doctor, Ronny Jackson, revealed these results after a group of mental health professionals concerned about Trump's mental fitness urged him to perform the test last week, CNN reported.

Ronny Jackson, White House Physician has put to rest numerous concern regarding Donald Trump's mental fitness to perform his duties as President of the United States.

"All clinical data indicates that the president is now very healthy, and that he will remain so for the duration of his presidency. the president's overall health is excellent", Navy Rear Admiral Dr Ronny Jackson told reporters.

The 71-year-old's body mass index (BMI) of 29.9 puts him in the overweight category - and on the brink of obese - for his height at 6ft 3in.

The president pointed out that he's exercising when he plays golf as well.

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Donald Trump's surprisingly glowing medical report has led to questions about the accuracy of some of the data announced by White House physician Dr Ronny Jackson on Tuesday - including how a man in his 70s has apparently grown an inch in height.

Then, you could be in with a chance of passing the cognitive test that Donald Trump took recently.

Before Trump assumed the presidency, he had released a report from his personal doctor in NY, saying that he would be "the healthiest individual ever elected to be the President".

Following the president's tweet claiming he has a bigger nuclear button than North Korea Kim Jong Un, many critics began openly questioning his mental status.

The "girther" movement that went viral on Twitter hours after the White House press briefing is a play on the controversial "birther" movement from 2011 which Trump himself revived to allege that former President Barack Obama was born in Kenya and therefore ineligible to be president. We talked about diet and exercise a lot. Jackson said Trump has no mental or cognitive issues and is in excellent health.

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Mr Trump underwent the medical exam at Walter Reed National Medical Centre last week and Dr Jackson issued a blanket declaration that Mr Trump was in "excellent health". He also appears in photos to be much heavier than 239lbs, when you look at him in photos beside other people around the same weight. Jackson said he didn't think Trump needed a cognitive assessment after interacting with him daily over the past year.

Donald Trump also doesn't mind a bit of KFC, either.

But he says the president asked for it.

Jackson said Trump's life expectancy is "the same as every other American male right now, but it's certainly no less". "He gets up and he just starts a new day", the White House doctor said.

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