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Prince Philip, 96, Hospitalized — Details on His Health!

Prince Philip, 96, Hospitalized — Details on His Health!
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nstead of attending the Opening of Parliament with his wife, Queen Elizabeth, 96-year-old Prince Philip is staying in a hospital for “precautionary” reasons stemming from an infection.

Buckingham Palace said in a statement, "The Duke of Edinburgh was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital in London last night, as a precautionary measure, for treatment of an infection arising from a pre-existing condition. Prince Philip is in good spirits and is disappointed to be missing the State Opening of Parliament and Royal Ascot.”

A few days ago, Philip joined Queen Elizabeth as they watched the Royal Air Force Red Arrow display from the Buckingham Palace balcony.

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Last month, it was announced that Philip would be retiring from public appearances in August.

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