“I’m OK,” Biden said when questioned about his voice.
“I’m tested every day, a Covid test,” 他加了. “What I have is a 1-and-a-half-year-old grandson who had a cold who likes to kiss his pop. 反正, it’s just a cold.”
During his speech on November’s jobs report, Biden’s voice was lower than normal. He paused at several moments to clear his throat. He was not wearing a mask during his speech, as is typical during his remarks from the White House.
During his physical earlier this month, Biden’s doctor made a specific examination into the President’s
“increasing frequency and severity of ‘throat clearing
’ and coughing during speaking engagements.
He found Biden has a condition known as hiatal hernia, which causes him to have reflux — something the doctor said could account for his more frequent throat clearing.