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US President Jimmy Carter back in hospital, looks forward to 'returning home soon'

18:21  03 december  2019
18:21  03 december  2019 Source:   abcnews.go.com

Former President Jimmy Carter released from hospital after latest visit

  Former President Jimmy Carter released from hospital after latest visit Former President Jimmy Carter was discharged from a Georgia hospital on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Carter Center. "He said he looks forward to further rest and recovery at home in Plains, Georgia. He and Mrs. Carter wish everyone peace and joy this holiday season," according to a statement from the Carter Center.The 95-year-old Carter was admitted to Phoebe Sumter Medical Center in Americus, Georgia.Carter had previously been admitted to the hospital on November 11 for a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain.

Former President Jimmy Carter is back in the hospital , one of many recent stays for the 95-year-old Democrat. Carter is in the hospital with a "He is feeling better and looks forward to returning home soon . We will issue a statement when he is released for further rest and recovery at home ."

WASHINGTON — Former President Jimmy Carter was hospitalized again over the weekend only days after being released, this time for a urinary tract infection, but he was recovering well, his office reported on Monday. “He is feeling better and looks forward to returning home soon

Former President Jimmy Carter is back in the hospital, one of many recent stays for the 95-year-old Democrat.

a man wearing a suit and tie smiling at the camera: In this Nov. 3, 2019 file photo, former President Jimmy Carter teaches Sunday school at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Ga.© John Amis/AP, FILE In this Nov. 3, 2019 file photo, former President Jimmy Carter teaches Sunday school at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Ga.

Carter is in the hospital with a urinary tract infection, according to The Carter Center.

"Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was admitted to Phoebe Sumter Medical Center in Americus, Ga., this past weekend for treatment for a urinary tract infection," The Carter Center said in a statement. "He is feeling better and looks forward to returning home soon. We will issue a statement when he is released for further rest and recovery at home."

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter hospitalized in Georgia with urinary tract infection

  Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter hospitalized in Georgia with urinary tract infection Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter hospitalized in Georgia with urinary tract infection"He is feeling better and looks forward to returning home soon," the statement said. Carter, 95, the nation's oldest living former president, was discharged last week from another hospital after undergoing a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain from bleeding caused by recent falls.

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He is the oldest ex-president in U.S. history.

The Maranatha Baptist Church, in Plains, Georgia, said earlier Monday afternoon that Carter would be not be teaching for the rest of the month. The church released the statement before learning of Carter's return to the hospital. The Sunday school teachings -- a tradition of Carter's for many years -- were canceled after he underwent brain surgery in late November.

"Our other miracle is President Carter," the Maranatha Baptist Church said in a statement. "Although he has been released from the hospital from his surgery, we want to make sure he takes the full surgery recovery time before teaching again. For this reason, his Sunday School lessons on December 8 and December 22, 2019 will be cancelled. His niece, Kim Fuller will deliver inspiring messages throughout the month of December."

Former U.S. President Carter home for the holidays after surgery

  Former U.S. President Carter home for the holidays after surgery Former U.S. President Carter home for the holidays after surgeryCarter, 95, had been hospitalized at Emory University in Atlanta in the latest episode in a string of recent health scares for the nation's oldest living former president.

"He is feeling better and looks forward to returning home soon ." Last week, Carter -- the first US president to reach the age of 95 -- left the hospital after In office from 1977 to 1981, Carter placed a commitment to human rights and social justice at the core of his presidency , and founded the Carter

Jimmy Carter back in hospital to treat urinary tract infection. Former president Jimmy Carter was hospitalized over the weekend to treat a urinary tract infection, though the Carter Center says “he is feeling better and looks forward to returning home soon .”

a man wearing a suit and tie smiling at the camera: In this Nov. 3, 2019 file photo, former President Jimmy Carter teaches Sunday school at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Ga.© John Amis/AP, FILE In this Nov. 3, 2019 file photo, former President Jimmy Carter teaches Sunday school at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Ga.

Carter was released from Emory University Hospital in Atlanta the day before Thanksgiving after spending two weeks in the medical facility following brain surgery as a result of a subdural hematoma. He suffered the injury in a fall, one of many he's suffered in recent months.

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"The Carters are grateful for all the prayers, cards, and notes they have received and hope everyone will join them in enjoying a special Thanksgiving," a statement from the Carter Center read after his release last week.

Carter sustained a 'minor pelvic fracture' in October after falling and required 14 stitches above his brow after another fall in early October.

In his first of three falls this year, the former president underwent hip surgery in May after falling before a turkey hunting excursion.

Carter served as governor of Georgia for one term before running for president in 1976. He defeated Republican Gerald Ford in a competitive race in the general election, but served just one term before being defeated by eventual two-term President Ronald Reagan in 1980.

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ABC News' Josh Hoyos and Rachel Katz contributed to this report.

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