Dr. David Scheiner suggested that President Trump could be suffering from “small strokes” following his unannounced visit to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center this weekend.
On Saturday, Trump, 73, began portions of his annual physical exam ahead of a “very busy 2020,” according to White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham. The White House claimed that Trump was “healthy and energetic without complaints,” but some questioned whether something else might have prompted the unannounced medical visit.
Among them was Scheiner, who was the White House physician under President Barack Obama. During an interview on CNN’s Out Front Monday night, Scheiner called it “absolute nonsense” that