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Cardinal DiNardo released from hospital after suffering mild stroke

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo speaks during an interview with KPRC2's Bill Balleza in Houston on Jan. 31, 2019.
Cardinal Daniel DiNardo speaks during an interview with KPRC2's Bill Balleza in Houston on Jan. 31, 2019. (KPRC)

HOUSTON – Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, the head of the U.S. delegation, was released from a Houston hospital after he suffered a mild stroke Friday night, according to the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston.

DiNardo was released Wednesday, the archdiocese said, citing an improvement of health. He then entered a standard rehabilitation program, which lasts roughly two weeks, the archdiocese said.

During the time of his stroke, DiNardo said in a release that he is looking forward to getting back to work.

"With so much to do, I am looking forward to getting back to work as soon as possible," he said.


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