Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter back to building homes in Canada after after being treated for dehydration

Jimmy Carter back to building homes in Canada after after being treated for dehydration

Jimmy Carter was back at a Habitat for Humanity worksite Friday, a day after the former president was hospitalized for dehydration while working with the organization to build homes for needy families in Canada.

A smiling Carter showed up in blue jeans and a work shirt to the site in the St. James neighborhood of Winnipeg, where hundreds of Habitat for Humanity volunteers joined him and his wife, Rosalynn, to build 25 homes.

Carter, 92, was discharged earlier in the morning from St. Boniface General Hospital, where he was treated "as a precaution" for dehydration, Carter spokeswoman Deanna Congileo said. He then attended a prayer service at the work...

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