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Which presidents were most unhealthy

Published: Sep 27 2012 02:55:46 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 10 2012 12:03:45 AM EDT

The health of a president can change the attitude of a nation -- or the course, if he dies. Take a look at how healthy some of our past leaders were.

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The inhabitant of this house, the leader of the nation, has sometimes been a man in excellent health; at other times, he's been someone with a constant need of doctors.

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