Bernie Sanders Has Artery Blockage, Cancels Campaign Events
Bernie Sanders Has Artery Blockage, Cancels Campaign Events After Surgery
Sen. Bernie Sanders campaign announced Wednesday that the presidential candidate had two stents inserted after the discovery of a blocked artery and that he will canceling his upcoming events for now.
During a campaign event yesterday evening, Sen. Sanders experienced some chest discomfort, Following medical evaluation and testing he was found to have a blockage in one artery and two stents were successfully inserted. Sen. Sanders is conversing and in good spirits. He will be resting up over the next few days. We are canceling his events and appearances until further notice, and we will continue to provide appropriate updates.