the wife of The former president of the Republic Jacques Chirac is at the hospital of the Pitié-Salpêtrière hospital, in Paris, as her husband. It must “breathe and recover a bit”, according to his family.
She is “exhausted”. The wife of the former president of the Republic Jacques Chirac was admitted to a parisian hospital la Pitié-Salpêtrière hospital, Tuesday. It is here that her husband was also hopitalisé Sunday, for the treatment of a lung infection. The former general councillor of Corrèze, 83-year-old, such as Jacques Chirac, must “breathe and recover a little bit,” said his son-in-law, Frédéric Salat-Baroux.
“Bernadette Chirac, deeply marked by the death of his eldest daughter, Laurence (April, editor’s note) and exhausted since a few days following the lung infection of her husband was hospitalized Tuesday at the Pitié-Salpêtrière hospital”, as Jacques Chirac, “to blow off and recover a bit,” said the former secretary-general of the Élysée to AFP, confirming information of Europe 1.
in the Face of rumors about the state of health of the former head of State, Frederic Salat-Baroux has claimed on Wednesday that the “tranquility of his wife [Bernadette], her daughter [Claude] and his grandson [Martin]” is “respected”. “There is nothing more to add, president Chirac is being treated for a lung infection and I want to pay tribute to the outstanding quality of the medical teams,” he said. Wednesday night, he again responded strongly. “Like all families, Chirac must be able to cope in peace with the hardships of life. Our society has so much changed that it is necessary to twice a day remember such a truth.”
a few days ago, she said she was “concerned” at Nice-Morning of the day where [Jacques Chirac] was going to disappear. “She is definitely very tired at the moment, I wish him a very very speedy recovery,” responded promptly, Christophe Petit, general counsel in the Corrèze region, indicating that Bernadette Chirac had not, to his knowledge, of problems in particular.
The former first lady presides over the past twenty years the operation Yellow Coins, intended to finance facilities hospital for the benefit of the children hopistalisés. It is also, since 2007, president of the foundation Claude Pompidou, who comes to the aid of the elderly, the sick, the hospitalized, as well as children with disabilities.
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