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#lung infection

# lung-infection - Monday 18 November, 2013

Nelson Mandela still 'quite ill' and cannot talk

The South African’s ex-wife Winnie Madikizela-Mandela spoke to a local newspaper about the former president’s condition.

# lung-infection - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Mandela's health improving as he 'engages with his family'

Jacob Zuma has again sought the prayers of South Africans, in wishing the state’s former president a happy Father’s Day.

# lung-infection - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Prayers for Mandela as country urged to 'let him go'

It is the fourth hospital stay since December for Mandela, who turns 95 next month.

# lung-infection - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Mandela back in hospital in 'serious but stable' condition

It marks the second hospitalisation in as many months for the frail anti-apartheid hero, who will turn 95 in July.

# lung-infection - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Nelson Mandela 'comfortable and responding to treatment'

The former SA president is now breathing without difficulty.

# lung-infection - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Mandela back in hospital with recurrent lung infection

It is the second time that the former South African president has been hospitalised this month.

# lung-infection - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Mandela responding to treatment for lung infection

The 94-year-old former president of South Africa has had longstanding lung problems.