December 25, 2011
Britain’s royal family gathered Sunday to celebrate Christmas with one notable absence — Queen Elizabeth II’s husband Prince Philip, who remains hospitalized following a heart procedure.
The 90-year-old prince is recovering from having a coronary stent put in after doctors determined that the heart pains which sent him to the hospital on Friday were caused by a blocked artery.
Buckingham Palace said “he’s in good spirits” and family members will visit Philip, also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, in the hospital after lunch.
This article was posted: Sunday, December 25, 2011 at 6:13 am