Trump could live 200 years if…, says White House physician

Approval of U.S. leadership fell sharply in President Trump's first year — particularly in Canada where the approval rating fell from 60 percent to 20 percent. In this

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And former director of the United States Office of Government Ethics, Walter Shaub Jr, asked whether people should be making jibes about the President Trump's physical attributes. Jackson accused doctors who have tried to diagnose Trump from afar of performing "tabloid psychiatry".

Mr Trump's mental fitness for the job had come under intense scrutiny after the controversial best-selling book Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, portrayed him as childlike and mercurial.

Donald Trump could have stood the chance of living to 200 if he had eaten a healthier diet over the last two decades, according to the White House doctor. "And because it was so much more sensitive compared to the other tests, there was huge improvement in terms of picking up subtle cognitive impairment".

Candidates first have to copy a cube, link up numbers to the appropriate letter in the alphabet (A=1, B=2, etc) and draw a clock showing the time 11:10. The test does not assess psychiatric fitness.

In 2017 approval of U.S. leadership fell by double digits in nearly half of the 134 countries and areas surveyed by Gallup
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"I don't remember the specific words [Trump used]", Nielsen said under oath while recounting the meeting.

"It's called genetics", Jackson said. During a press conference Tuesday, the doctor was asked how the president could possibly be healthy with a diet loaded with fast food and up to 12 Diet Cokes a day. Jackson said he'd ruled out a list of possible causes, and that dry mouth caused by the over-the-counter decongestant Sudafed was likely to blame.

One example was Los Angeles-based baseball player Albert Pujol, who Gunn said was also 190cm and 108kg.

At 6-foot-3-inches, the president's recorded weight of 239 pounds is just 1 pound shy of clinically obese for his height. His blood pressure was 122/74, within normal bounds, and his cholesterol was on the high side, Jackson said.

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"The president's overall health is excellent", said Dr Ronny Jackson, who carried out 71-year-old Mr Trump's first presidential physical.

"He has incredible genes and that's the way God made him". The White House medical team chose theMontreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA), which was designed as a rapid screening tool for mild cognitive dysfunction - a loss of memory and clear thinking ability that sometimes precedes dementia. Jackson said he would increase that dose in an effort to get Trump's so-called "bad" cholesterol, or LDL level, below 120; it now is 143.

Trump is also not alone in his lack of interest in exercise.

Even without red flags from test results, Mishori said it was clear that Trump faces some risks.

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However, the doctor suggested the president could look forward to good health in the immediate future, adding: "All clinical data indicates that the president is now very healthy and that he will remain so for the duration of his presidency".

"This was a bit of a snapshot in time", she said. "He is more enthusiastic about the diet part than the exercise part but we're going to do both".

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