Pope values preventative medicine to ensure good health
His remarks came during an audience with healthcare professionals at The Vatican on Thursday.
“As you can see, I am alive,” he joked, adding that going from heat to air conditioning was not convenient for his condition.
He stated that poorly cared for health succumbs to fragility and there was value in preventative medicine.
He concluded that people should seek medical solutions when they are ill and preserve their health when they are well.