Former U.S. VP Cheney hospitalized after minor heart attack

February 24th, 2010 - 2:11 am ICT by BNO News  

s-dick-cheney-hospital-large NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) — Former U.S. Vice President Cheney was hospitalized on Monday after experiencing a minor heart attack, a spokesperson said.

NBC News reported on Monday that doctors at George Washington University Hospital said Cheney’s condition is stable, and said he had an angiogram.

Cheney’s office said on Tuesday that laboratory testing revealed evidence of ‘mild heart attack’.

Liz Cheney, daughter of Cheney, canceled her appearance at a Lincoln Day Republican dinner in Schaumburg, Illinois to visit her father, the Daily Herald reported.

Cheney’s office says he’s feeling good and is expected to return home in next few days.

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