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Report: former Pres. George H.W. Bush hospitalized

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Former President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev, left, former President George H.W. Bush, center, and former Secretary of State James Baker, right, visit before having lunch Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Former President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev, left, former President George H.W. Bush, center, and former Secretary of State James Baker, right, visit before having lunch Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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Former President George H.W. Bush is reportedly being treated for a chronic cough at a hospital in Houston, Texas.

Bush, 88, has been in Methodist Hospital for one week, according to the Houston Chronicle.

The paper goes on to report that Bush has bronchitis and has been in and out of the hospital for a few weeks.

Bush was admitted for his most recent stay the day after Thanksgiving, reports the Texas paper.

Bush served as president from 1989-1993.

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