TOM BROKAW DISCHARGED FROM HOSPITAL

NBC News

UPDATE — Statement from NBC News President Steve Capus:
“After medical evaluation and a round of tests, Tom was pronounced in great health and has been discharged. We’re immensely grateful to the team at Carolinas Medical Center for their excellent care and professionalism.”

EARLIER — Statement from Steve Capus:

“On the set of ‘Morning Joe’ this morning, Tom Brokaw felt light-headed. Out of an abundance of caution, he was taken to a hospital. He is being evaluated, is in good spirits, and is expected to be released shortly.”

Around 10am ET, Brokaw tweeted:

“All is well. Early AM I mistakenly took a half dose of Ambien and made less sense than usual. Made a better comeback than Giants…”

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TOM BROKAW DISCHARGED FROM HOSPITAL