Former President Jimmy Carter has been hospitalized tonight to undergo a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain caused by bleeding following his recent falls.
According to a statement the 95-year-old's surgery is set to take place Tuesday morning at Emory University Hospital. The spokesperson said he was "resting comfortably," with his wife, Rosalynn by his side.
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Carter, the oldest former U.S. president, has had a number of health scares in recent years.
As CBS notes, in 2015, he announced he had been diagnosed with cancer that had spread to his liver and brain.