A career intelligence analyst who is an expert in hostage policy stood before President Donald Trump in the Oval Office last fall to brief him on the impending release of a family long held in Pakistan under uncertain circumstances. Besides golf, the president also reportedly doesn't believe in exercising.
The physician, a rear admiral in the U.S. Navy, has served as the presidential doctor for the past three administrations. The doctor's 2016 letter stated that Trump's testosterone level, 441.6, was in the normal range, as were his PSA reading for prostate abnormalities and tests of his liver and thyroid.
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But he said the President's comments were "not shocking", adding: "They're not even really surprising".
Trump's physical will be among the most closely scrutinized of any president in decades, perhaps since Ronald Reagan, who was wounded in a 1981 assassination attempt and also suffered from Alzheimer's disease while still in office, according to his youngest son, Ron Reagan.
In the recently released book "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House", author Michael Wolff claims that many inside the White House are concerned about the president's mental and physical health, with allegations that he eats fast food on an nearly daily basis.
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Ronna McDaniel, chairwoman of the Republican National Committee, derided the comment on Twitter , along with others in the GOP.
The president has pushed back against suggestions he's mentally unfit, declaring himself "a very stable genius".
The physical follows recent speculation surrounding the president's health leading up to the exam.
Urging Jackson to perform this evaluation, they write, "The health of the President relies on it-as do American lives and the safety of our nation".
Trump, for his part, told reporters Thursday about the physical, "I think it's going to go very well". Cognitive assessments aren't routine in standard physicals, though they recently became covered in Medicare's annual wellness visits for seniors.
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"When George W. Bush had my job at a substantially younger age, he submitted himself to a wide battery of tests from a team of doctors, and he released detailed results". His initial campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, described a as two McDonald's Big Macs, two fish sandwiches and a chocolate shake ― a total of 2,430 calories. But already his diet has been widely discussed, including his proclivity for fast food, well-done steak with ketchup and diet cola.