Jimmy Carter Recovering From Brain Procedure

Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter, the oldest living former president, was recovering and remained hospitalized Tuesday after brain surgery that morning "to relieve pressure on his brain" following bleeding caused by a series of falls, his office said.

Carter is the longest-lived USA president, and he is also a cancer survivor, having been successfully treated for melanoma that had spread to his liver and his brain, which was diagnosed in 2015.

He is resting comfortably and is with his wife, Rosalynn.

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According to the AP, he has fallen at least three times this year. The bleeding was caused by Mr. Carter's recent falls, the statement explained.

In May, Mr Carter underwent surgery for a broken hip after falling at his home in Georgia.

"One of the things Jesus taught was: If you have any talents, try to utilize them for the benefit of others", President Carter said. Mr. Carter fell twice more in October 2019, and was hospitalized for a fractured pelvis.

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In 2015, Carter announced that doctors had discovered a form of melanoma that spread to his brain.

"We just need the whole country to be in prayer for him", Lowden told The Associated Press in a telephone interview. Less than two weeks after his second fall, he said he planned to return to teaching Sunday school.

"If anybody can make it through this Jimmy Carter can".

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Carter candidly discussed his own mortality on November 3, during his most recent appearance at their church. Referring to his cancer diagnosis, Carter said he assumed he'd die quickly after finding out the extent of his illness. And I found that I was absolutely and completely at ease with death.

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