Annual medical report: Netanyahu in good health

The report, written by the Prime Minister's physician Dr. Tzvi Berkovitz, gave the Prime Minister a clean bill of health.

May 22, 2015 08:44
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu . (photo credit: HAIM ZACH/GPO)


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The Prime Minister's office released PM Benjamin Netanyahu's annual medical report on Thursday. on the official Prime Minister's office website.

The report, written by the Prime Minister's physician Dr. Tzvi Berkovitz, gave the Prime Minister a clean bill of health.

"Blood tests were completely normal including those for sugar, cholesterol and fats. The Prime Minister's blood pressure was normal (120/80), aided by light medication (as was reported last year)."

The Prime Minister also trains at a gym several times a week, focusing mainly on the treadmill and weights and is considered to be in good physical shape.

"As befits his age, his prostate was examined last year and found to be enlarged," read the report. "This is characteristic of his age. No pathological findings were seen; the Prime Minister's health is unaffected."

Overall, Prime Minister Netanyahu is considered to be in good health.

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