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  Cheshvan 5, 5773 , 21/10/12

Prime Minister Gets Clean Bill of Health

The Prime Minister's Media Advisor announced, Sunday evening, that Dr. Zvi Herman Berkowitz, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's personal physician, has determined that Netanyahu's medical situation is excellent. The announcement came after the prime minister underwent routine annual physical and lab tests.

The announcement said, "Prime Minister Netanyahu maintains a healthy lifestyle, including a proper diet. His blood pressure is 120/80, assisted by light medication. (This is unchanged from previous years.) He has recovered from a torn tendon in his leg; it has been recommended that he continue physiotherapy and gradually return to exercising in a gym."

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