Barack Obama checked positive on COVID-19.
On Sunday (March 13th), the former president posted a statement on Twitter where he shared his diagnosis.
“I just gave a positive result on COVID,” he wrote. “I have a itchy throat for a few days, but otherwise I feel good.”
44 also shared that his wife, former first lady Michelle Obamaexperienced a negative, wrote on Twitter: “Michelle and I are grateful for the vaccination and stimulation […] It’s a reminder to get vaccinated if you haven’t already, even if the cases are decreasing. “
Obama recently returned to Washington, D.C., after “spending most of the winter in Hawaii.” CNN reported. It is reported that the former POTUS gave a positive result on COVID in DC.
Obama was diagnosed with COVID-19 a few days after the number of Americans hospitalized with COVID-19 positive for the first time since July fell below 30,000, according to federal data.