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Secretary of State's wife hospitalized in Massachusetts

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Updated: 7/07/2013 7:31 pm
NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) -- A hospital spokesman says Teresa Heinz Kerry, the wife of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, is hospitalized in critical but stable condition in a Massachusetts hospital.

Hospital spokesman Noah Brown said Heinz Kerry was admitted into the emergency room of Nantucket Cottage Hospital after 3:30 p.m. Sunday.

He says the 74-year-old Heinz Kerry came to the facility in critical condition, and remains that way, although she has been stabilized.

Brown said he could not immediately release any more details about the patient's condition or her illness.

Nantucket Police Lt. Jerry Adams says a call requesting medical aid was received just after 3:30 p.m. for a home on Hulbert Avenue, and an ambulance was dispatched. Online records show the property is connected to Heinz Kerry's family.

Heinz Kerry is the widow of former U.S. Senator John Heinz, heir to the Heinz ketchup fortune.

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tlynn - 7/8/2013 5:11 PM
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Yeah, sorry 1country…My P finger must have been jumpppy...

1country - 7/8/2013 4:26 PM
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Jax you might want to look at his net worth!Does the name Forbes ring any bells to you?

1country - 7/8/2013 4:23 PM
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T,you think that might be hipaa?

tlynn - 7/8/2013 12:38 PM
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There's a little thing called HIPPA.

nativejax - 7/8/2013 11:31 AM
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Why can't they say whats wrong with her? Is he poisoning her for her fortune she's an heir of? Maybe for campaigne money? Had to ask, since MOST politicians are 'crooks'.
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