Amanpour and Company

The Medical Risks of Pres. Trump's COVID-19 Diagnosis

Clip: 10/02/2020 | 2m 54s | Video has closed captioning.

President Trump and the First Lady have tested positive for the coronavirus and are now experiencing “mild symptoms” according to the White House. At 74 years old and clinically obese, the president is a high risk patient. Former acting surgeon general Boris Lushniak joins Christiane to explain the medical risks and assess how this infection could have reached the commander in chief.

Aired: 10/02/20

Rating: NR

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