US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was diagnosed with pneumonia on Friday and was treated later on after she was taken ill at a 9/11 ceremony.
Her doctor Lisa Bardack said she was given antibiotics but had become dehydrated at the New York Event. Dr. Bardack’s said in a statement, “Secretary Clinton has been experiencing a cough related to allergies. On Friday, during follow-up evaluation of her prolonged cough, she was diagnosed with pneumonia….She was put on antibiotics, and advised to rest and modify her schedule”.
Her campaign official said she has canceled a campaign trip to California due to the illness.
She was due to leave for California on Monday morning for a two-day trip that Included fundraisers and a speech on the economy.
Trump, her opponent in presidential elections, has repeatedly questioned her well-being, saying that she doesn’t have the “strength” or “stamina” for the presidency and accusing her of being “exhausted” and sleeping too much.
The video, circulated on Twitter, appeared to show Clinton, leaning against a security bollard while agents prepare to help her into a black van. As she steps forward, Clinton can be seen falling as agents help lift her into the van.