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Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff health ‘within normal levels’

Saturday, December 29th 2012 - 04:12 UTC
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Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, who survived lymphoma cancer in 2009, was pronounced healthy by doctors after a routine exam. Rousseff's health was “within normal levels,” according to a statement released by her office following the check-up at the Sirio-Libanes Hospital in Sao Paulo, one of South America's leading cancer treatment centers. Read full article


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  • GeoffWard2

    Good, she needs a second term for continuity, the progress towards a national infrastructure and the unending battle against corruption.
    Also there are the little matters of Olympics and World Cups, and Pre-Salt Oil.
    So much to do and so little time.

    ... Hopefully, by then there will be a formidable Opposition that is also willing to live by the Laws of the Land.

    Dec 29th, 2012 - 02:38 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    That is a big 'shopping list' Geof.

    Hope it all happens.

    Dec 29th, 2012 - 02:54 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Brasileiro

    Very well Geoff. My vote is her.

    Dec 29th, 2012 - 03:05 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • British_Kirchnerist

    Good to see her still on top form, hope she runs again =) Me Geoff and Chris rooting for her, I guess thats what the pundits call “broad appeal”! =)

    Dec 29th, 2012 - 11:14 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • emerald

    stubborn Dilma !

    Jan 01st, 2013 - 06:14 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Clyde15

    If it is non -hodgkin's lymphona, she has a good chance of lasting the course.

    Jan 02nd, 2013 - 06:32 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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