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Ron Paul hospitalized after ‘medical incident’ on live video

Ron Paul, the former Texas congressman and presidential candidate, was admitted to a Texas hospital after suffering an apparent medical emergency on a YouTube livestream. Paul tweeted a photo from his hospital bed Friday afternoon, saying he is “doing fine.” (Courtesy: Ron Paul, Twitter/TNS)

Ron Paul, the former Republican congressman from Texas and presidential candidate, was hospitalized Friday after suffering an apparent medical incident on a video livestream.

Following reports that the 85-year-old was admitted to a Texas hospital for “precautionary reasons,” Paul tweeted a photo from his hospital bed.

“Message from Ron Paul: ‘I am doing fine. Thank you for your concern,'” the tweet read.

Paul was interviewing a guest on video when his speech began to slur.

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